Peel police are looking for witnesses after an 83-year-old woman was found dead in a Mississauga residence on Friday morning.
Police received a call for a residence in the area of Cawthra Rd. And Silver Creek Blvd. at 9:48 am police found signs of trauma in the woman when they arrived at the scene.
This is the 26th homicide of 2018, Peel police said.
Investigators have said they believe this is an isolated incident. They are not releasing the woman's name until the next of kin is notified.
Police said they still do not have suspicious information and are appealing to witnesses. Anyone with information or surveillance is requested to contact them at 905-453-2121 ext. 4027 or anonymously through CrimeStoppers.
Premila D & S is a breaking news reporter, working in the Star radio room in Toronto. Follow her on Twitter: @premila_dsa