Detectives are investigating the year's first homicide after a dead body was found in an apartment on Calhoun Lane on Billings' South Side on Monday afternoon.
Billings police responded to a call at 2:18 p.m. about a disturbance near an apartment building on Calhoun, according to a statement released by the Billings Police Department on Twitter on Monday.
21-02477 At 1418 hours BPD Officers responded to a disturbance on Calhoun Lane. Upon arriving a deceased female was located inside an apartment. Detectives are on scene at this time and the investigating is ongoing. -Sgt Becker— BillingsPD (@BillingsPD) January 11, 2021
When officers arrived, they found an open window with a pool of blood around it, according to BPD Lt. Dave Cardillo at the scene.
Officers also found a dead woman inside the apartment.
A suspect was tracked down and arrested nearby. He is the son of the woman found dead, Cardillo said.
Detectives were at the apartment late Monday afternoon investigating the scene.