VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- ​Police say a woman who was found dead inside her home Sunday morning was a victim of homicide.

Emergency dispatchers received a call about the death shortly after 7:30 a.m. Officers went to the 2200 block of Cape Arbor Drive and found the woman's body.

The victim has since been identified as 72-year-old Olive G. Twyman.

Detectives had no other information they could release at this time, but do say there is no known threat to the public's safety.