Police discover woman dead at Brooklyn Center home during early morning welfare check

Officers also found "multiple" children on the scene, all of them unhurt.
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Police officers doing an early morning welfare check at a Twin Cities home arrived to find a woman dead, with "multiple children" at the scene as well.

A 911 call to Brooklyn Center police came in at 3:25 a.m. Wednesday, requesting officers check on a woman and children at a home on the 5400 block of Oliver Avenue North. 

At the property, officers discovered a woman dead at the scene. Police say none of the children found at the scene were hurt.

Police have not revealed the nature of the death, but said a man was arrested and is in custody in connection with the investigation. The department says there is no danger to the public, and no ongoing threat.

Note: The details provided in this story are based on the police’s latest version of events, and may be subject to change.

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