CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — UPDATE 6/2/21 2:30 p.m. - The case of a woman who was found dead in a bed is now being investigated as a homicide, according to the medical examiner and the Corpus Christi Police Department.
Officials say no arrests have been made and currently there are no suspects.
ORIGINAL STORY 5/26/21 - A local man made a gruesome discovery early Wednesday morning at his apartment in the 4800 block of South Alameda.
Corpus Christi Police said around 1:55 a.m. officers were called to the Sterling Apartments after a man found the body of a woman in his bed.
Police said the man hadn't been home in several weeks, when he returned Wednesday morning he went to his bedroom and that's when he found a dead woman in his bed.
Police said he then exited the apartment and called 9-1-1.
Corpus Christi Police said it's too early to tell if foul play is involved or if the woman died of natural causes.
The Medical Examiner will determine a cause of death, meanwhile, the investigation is ongoing.