Leavenworth police are investigating the death of an 85-year-old woman whose body was found Sunday afternoon inside a residence in the 1000 block of Sixth Avenue.
The victim was identified as Anna M. Higgins. Police arrested a 59-year-old woman, who is related to the victim, after arriving at the residence around 4 p.m.
The cause of death has not been released. An officer went to the residence after dispatchers received several 911 calls.
Other details of what led to the slaying were not immediately released.