WASHINGTON (WUSA) -- Detectives continue to investigate the death of a woman who was found in the 1900 block of Fenwick Street, NE on Wednesday morning.
According to police, they were called about a woman lying in the street at that location. When they arrived at approximately 4:56 a.m. they saw a Caucasian woman who was unconscious and unresponsive.
DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services did not find any signs consistent with life and she was dead by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.
She was later identified as 39-year-old Misty Lachelle Clandon of Northeast DC.
Police say an autopsy is underway and the cause of her death will be determined once it is completed.
In the meantime, they are asking anyone with information to call the police at 202-727-9099 or send a text message to 50411.