DOVER, Del. — Police in Delaware are investigating after a woman was found dead in a yard in Dover.

The Dover Police Department says officers were called Monday around 8 a.m. to a yard in the area of College Road and Conwell Street. Police say when they arrived they found a 50-year-old African-American woman who was deceased.

Police say the woman’s cause of death is under investigation. Police say her name is being withheld while her family is notified.

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