SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KTXL) — Sacramento police said they are investigating a homicide in the Meadowview area of South Sacramento. 

Police said officers responded to a report of an assault before 2 p.m. Monday on Cheryl Way. When officers arrived, they found a woman with serious injuries. She was pronounced dead by medical personnel at the scene.

Detectives and investigators have taken over the case. They said they will canvas the area for more information and evidence to find more witnesses.

The identity of the victim will be released by the coroner’s office after family has been notified.

This is a developing story.