Discovery of woman’s body sparks suspicious death investigation

Columbia police were called to the 800 block of Cindy Drive Friday for a welfare check where they found a woman’s body.

An autopsy is planned by Richland County coroner Gary Watts on Saturday to determine cause of death. At the moment, the death is being considered suspicious, the police said on the @ColumbiaPDSC twitter account.

More details will be provided as they become available.