Police find woman dead in Harper Woods backyard

Ariana Taylor
The Detroit News

A 37-year-old woman was found dead Sunday morning in Harper Woods, police said.

Harper Woods police received a call around 12:58 a.m. that there was a body in a backyard. Officials arrived at the house in the 19100 block of Woodside St. and found a woman with wounds to her chest and back, police said.

A 42-year-old man made the call to dispatch and later turned himself in after police found the woman's body. He is being held pending further investigation. 

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Harper Woods Police at (313) 343-2530 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-Speak-Up.