Police investigating Hickory homicide in Shelton

Shelton Police are calling the death of a woman Sunday evening, Sept. 27, a homicide.

Police responded to a sudden death call at 7 Hickory Lane in Shelton around 9:30 Sunday night. Officer said they found a 52-year-old woman dead in the house. Her identity has not been released.

Police said the circumstance surrounding the death appeared to be suspicious, and that further investigation revealed that the death was a homicide.

The Shelton Police Department, with the assistance of the Connecticut State Police Major Crime Division, is actively investigating the woman's death.

Hickory Lane is off East Village Road.

More details will be posted as they become available.