Deputies were dispatched to 5600 block of Nespa Way, unincorporated Delay Beach, to initiate a welfare check.
Upon arrival, deputies obtained a master key to the apartment and subsequently discovered an adult female deceased. The condition of the deceased female led deputies to believe that the female was a victim of a homicide.
Detectives from the Violent Crimes Division arrived on scene to investigate further. An autopsy will be done to determine the actual cause of death.
Suspect information and motive is unknown at this time.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS