(KMOV) – Police have identified a woman who was found dead in a south St. Louis alley early Sunday morning.
According to police, the body of 47-year-old Aretha Robinson was found in an alley in the 2200 block of S. Jefferson around 8:15 a.m.
Upon further investigation, it was determined Robinson died of strangulation.
Authorities said they have a person of interest in custody, but continue to investigation the incident.
Police said more information would be released if charges are filed.