KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Police are investigating after one woman was found dead inside her residence Saturday morning.
Officers responded to a call around 9:30 a.m. to the 5500 block of Paloma Avenue in regard to a cutting.
Upon arrival, officers found one woman, reportedly stabbed to death inside the home. Police described the victim as a black female approximately 50 years old. Her identity has not yet been released.
Police were able to begin searching the home after obtaining a warrant Saturday afternoon.
KCPD is investigating the incident as a homicide, but there is no suspect description at this time.
A neighbor told FOX 4 that the victim lived with her brother. While FOX 4 crews were at the scene, a man crossed police tape and told officers that he was the victim's brother.
Police, who referred to him as "a person of interest," took that man away in handcuffs.
FOX 4 will have updates as details emerge.
Anyone with information is urged to call the TIPS hotline at (816) 474-TIPS.