87-year-old Milwaukee woman found dead in her backyard

Tools

by Chris Patterson

MILWAUKEE -- The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner's Office is currently investigating a possible cold-weather death on the 2800 block of N. 91st St. in Milwaukee.

An 87-year-old white female was found in her backyard after attempting to return from the store. Neighbors say she left to get prescription medication around 3:00 p.m. on January 27th. We're told the victim was found laying on the ground in her backyard almost a day later. 

The medical examiner's office says the woman's body temperature was 37 degrees when she was pronounced dead.

An autopsy is scheduled for January 29th.

Poll

Do you think the City of Milwaukee should bail out Boston Store?

  • Yes
  • No