Woman found murdered in West Side home, police say

CHICAGO – Police are investigating a homicide after a woman was found dead inside a home on Chicago’s West Side.

Police say the 54-year-old woman was found around 10 a.m. Wednesday morning in a residence in the 5900 block of W. Washington in the South Austin neighborhood.

Police say she had lacerations on the side of her body.

The cause of her death is not yet known.

Her identity has not yet been released.

This is a developing story.  Check back for details.