Update, Oct. 5, 10:15 a.m.: Police identified the deceased woman found in a Lake Grove home last week as 42-year-old Tricia Odierna.
A woman found dead in Lake Grove on Thursday afternoon was killed, according to the Suffolk County Police Department.
The case began when patrol officers responded to a 911 call at 1:50 p.m., entering a house on Win Place, off of Hawkins Avenue. Police said the officers found a dead woman inside.
Authorities had not released the woman’s identity by Friday morning.
According to police, the woman’s death is believed to have a criminal cause.
Detectives from the SCPD’s Homicide Squad are investigating the incident. Anyone with information is asked to call them at 631-852-6392, or to call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 800-220-TIPS.