Update: Elderly Woman Killed in Her Lynchburg Home

Lynchburg, VA - Lynchburg Police are now calling a suspicious death on Ravenwood Drive a homicide.

Police were called out to the home in the 2900 block on Thursday afternoon for a welfare check. They found 86-year-old Lynda Slocum dead inside the home. Police are now calling this a homicide investigation. They say someone forced their way into her home. No suspects have been identified.

If you have any information about what happened, or saw any suspicious vehicles in the area on Wednesday, call Crime Stoppers at 888-798-5900.