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Iowa sheriff investigating woman’s death

GRIMES (AP) — The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of a woman whose body was found inside a house near Grimes over the weekend.

Deputies, firefighters and medics were called to the house shortly before 8 a.m. Sunday for a report of a death, the sheriff’s office said in a news release. Arriving deputies and medics found a 35-year-old woman unresponsive in the home, along with her 46-year-old fiance.

Authorities had not released the name of the woman or given details on how she died by Monday morning.

The Polk County Sheriff’s Office and the Iowa Division of Criminal of Investigation are investigating the death and interviewing possible witnesses.