Body found in apartment sparks murder probe

Police in Bridgeport are moving forward with a homicide investigation Wednesday after a woman was found dead in her apartment.

Police have confirmed the body of 52-year-old Sherril Thomas was found inside her Adams Street apartment Tuesday. Investigators say Thomas was not shot or stabbed, but evidence leads them to believe the woman?s death was a homicide.

According to police, Thomas? body was inside her apartment for several days before it was found.

The state Medical Examiner?s Office says the cause of Thomas? death will not be released until Thursday.

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