West Allis police investigate death of 63-year-old woman


by Chris Patterson

WEST ALLIS -- West Allis police are investigating the death of a 63-year-old woman found dead inside the common hallway of an apartment building on the 7400 block of W. Washington St. Police say the woman is a resident of the building she was found in.

Neighbors say the apartment building is a transitional living facility for people with mental health issues. They also say they've been working with the City of West Allis to improve the screening process of those placed at this facility.

The Milwaukee County Examiner's Office is on the scene investigating this death. Police are questioning several people in the area to determine the circumstances that resulted in the woman's death.



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