(Cleveland) Firefighters were called to a burning house in the 3900 block of East 121st Street at about 5:15 Friday afternoon.
As they were putting out the fire, they discovered the body of a woman in the basement.
Police say it was the body of a black female, age unknown, with apparent trauma to the head.
The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner was called to the scene and will perform an autopsy.
Cleveland Police Sergeant Sammy Morris says anyone with information is asked to call the Cleveland Police Homicide Unit at 216-623-5464, or Crimestoppers at 216-252-7463.
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