Broward County

Hollywood police investigate death of 90-year-old woman

Hollywood police detectives on Monday were investigating the death of an eldery woman inside her Hollywood home.

When police arrived at 2842 Fillmore St., officers found Helen Townsend, 90, dead.

“There were no obvious signs of cause of death, but it could be suspicious in nature,” said Meredith Elrich, Hollywood public information officer in a press release.

Elrich said police opened a death investigation, and are awaiting the results of an autopsy.