MALDEN (AP) — Authorities have released the identity of a Malden woman who was found dead inside a Massachusetts apartment.

Police said Wednesday the death of 36-year-old Colleen Russell is being investigated as a homicide.

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Russell was found at about 9 p.m. Monday after authorities responded to a well-being check at a Malden apartment.

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Authorities say the incident does not appear to be random. The investigation is ongoing.

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