Police investigating a murder in Pasco

PASCO, Wash. - Police responded to a report of a dead female found in an apartment at 720 W. Lewis Street late Friday night.

Based on their initial assessment of the scene, they found the manner of death to be a homicide. They are in the process of trying to identify the victim. The Franklin County coroner tells KEPR the victim may not have family in the area.

An autopsy is scheduled for Monday.

Guadalupe Montejano, of Pasco, was arrested but has yet to be charged with the crime.