A former Ronan Woman, tentatively identified as 32 year-old Brittani Charlo, was found dead in a Great Falls residence under suspicious circumstances early Wednesday morning.

A spokesman for the Great Falls Police Department provided the following information regarding the incident.

“At 8:03 this morning on January 30, officers from the Great Falls Police Department responded to a call for assistance in the 5400 block of 8th Avenue South,” said the spokesman. “Upon arrival, they discovered a deceased female inside. Great Falls Police detectives were requested and are currently on scene and they are investigating the death as suspicious.”

The spokesman said the police department is currently working with the Cascade County Coroner’s Office and the Cascade County Attorney’s Office.

“We ask the public to avoid the area if possible to allow the investigators to work,” he said. “The Great Falls Police Department has no information that anyone in the public is at risk and the scene appears to be contained inside the residence.”