ROSEVILLE (CBS13) — Roseville Police responded to the 100 block of Vernon Street early Sunday morning and found a man lying in the road covered in blood.

“That led us back to a residence on Birch Street where we found a deceased female. We can say that there was an association between the male and the female,” says Rob Baquera of the Roseville Police Department.

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That man, who is in his 50s, was taken into custody on suspicion of murder.

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Officers swarmed the home all day Sunday, removing evidence from the home, and using a drone to do aerial mapping.

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Police say the man knew the woman who was found dead in the home, but they are not releasing any further details.