The Roanoke Police Department said they are investigating a homicide after a woman was found dead in a home with a 20-year-old man.
Police said they were called to 3533 Ferncliff Avenue NW on Thursday, August 30 around 11:30 a.m. for a well-being check.
When crews with the Roanoke Fire-EMS got to the scene, they said there was no response.
Officers then made entry into the home and found 64-year-old Charlotte Brewster in a bedroom along with 20-year-old Dontae Brown.
Police said Brewster had injuries consistent with an assault and Brown was arrested for violation of a protective order for a prior incident involving Brewster and Brown.
Brewster was taken to the hospital where she died the next day.
They say Brewster and Brown are related.
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