WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- The Metropolitan Police Department is investigating the death of a 64-year-old woman from D.C., who was found dead Friday in the 4100 block of Gault Place, NE.

Police said they found the victim, Barbara Moore, of NE, D.C. dead inside a home Friday evening.

Authorities have ruled the manner of death as a homicide. Police said the cause of death has been determined to be asphyxia by compression.

The Metropolitan Police Department currently offers a reward of up to $25,000 to anyone that provides information which leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons wanted for any homicide committed in the District of Columbia. Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the police at (202) 727-9099. Additionally, anonymous information may be submitted to the department's TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411.

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