Sheriff Dept. Seeks Information on Murder of 53 Year Old Woman

Sheriff Dept. Seeks Information on Murder of 53 Year Old Woman

(Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, March 7, 2016.)

Pontiac, MI – On Sunday, March 6th, 2016, shortly after 12PM, Oakland County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the 90 Block of Putnam in the City of Pontiac for a report of an unresponsive female.

After Deputies arrived, they observed a 53 year old female lying on the bedroom floor of the residence obviously deceased. The victim has been identified as Jacqueline Shelton, a resident of the City of Pontiac.

An autopsy conducted today by the Oakland County Medical Examiner’s Office indicated Shelton suffered blunt force trauma and has ruled the victim’s death a homicide. Sheriff’s Office Detectives from the Pontiac Substation are continuing their investigation of this incident.

Anyone with information regarding this homicide is asked to call the Sheriff’s Office tip line at (888) TURN-1-IN. Callers can remain anonymous.

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