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Sedalia woman dead after apparent assault with weapon

Sedalia woman dead after apparent assault with weapon

January 16th, 2018 in Missouri News

SEDALIA, Mo. (AP) — Sedalia police said a woman has died after apparently being assaulted with a weapon.

Police Cmdr. Matthew Wirt said emergency responders went to an apartment Sunday night after receiving a report of an assault.

A woman at the scene, 33-year-old Heather McClellan, was taken to a Sedalia hospital, where she was later pronounced dead.

The Sedalia Democrat reported Wirt said the weapon was not a firearm but would not elaborate.

Wirt said police are following several leads. An autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday.