Woman found dead in Wisconsin Dells residence, suspect in custody

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WISCONSIN DELLS, Wis. (WMTV) A woman was found dead at a Wisconsin Dells home on Thursday night, and a suspect is in custody, according to a statement from the Wisconsin Dells Police Department.

The Wisconsin Dells Police Chief said in a statement that around 4:37 p.m. on Thursday, the Wisconsin Dells dispatch center received a call from the Montgomery County Dispatch in Pennsylvania.

According to the press release that call prompted the department to conduct a welfare check within Wisconsin Dells city limits.

When police arrived, they discovered a deceased 23-year-old woman inside.

According to the press release, a person of interest was identified immediately. The suspect had returned to the residence, and was taken into custody without incident.

The press release reports that this was a domestic incident, and there was never any danger to the public.

Both the name of the victim, and name of the suspect are being withheld as police notify relatives. The investigation is ongoing. An autopsy is scheduled for Friday.