PETTIS COUNTY, Mo. — A death is being investigated by police in Sedalia, however police are not yet calling the incident a homicide.

According to a news release from the Sedalia Police Department, officers and emergency personnel were called to an apartment in the 400 block of East 7th Street Sunday after receiving reports of an assault with a deadly weapon.

When officers arrived, a woman with undisclosed critical injuries was found and life-saving measures were taken, however the victim, identified as Heather M. McClellan, 33, of Sedalia, died after being transported to Bothwell Regional Health Center.

Further details were not available and McClellan’s death is currently under investigation by Sedalia Police. Anyone with information should contact Detective Jill Green at 660-827-7823, ext. 1213.