Police investigating suspicious death in Western Heights area of

Police investigating suspicious death in Western Heights area of Knoxville

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KNOXVILLE (WATE) - The Knoxville Police Department is investigating what it's calling a suspicious death in the Western Heights area.

Police say they received a call around 12:25 p.m. Thursday at 1332 Alliance Drive that an 84-year-old woman had fallen down the steps and that her son helped her back into bed.

When officers arrived the woman had died.

The body was taken to the UT forensic center. The Knoxville Police Department criminal investigation unit is investigating the death.

The woman's name is not being released pending notification of family members.
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