ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Anchorage police have released the name of a woman who died under suspicious circumstances.
The dead woman was identified as Sophie Barnes Ishnook, 43, police announced Tuesday.
Police on Friday morning received a report of a woman dead in an apartment on Minnesota Drive south of Spenard Road. Patrol officers responded and found Ishnook dead in a bedroom.
The circumstances appeared suspicious and patrol officers called in homicide detectives to investigate.
The cause of death remains under investigation, police said.