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.READ MORE: Some Sierra Spots Report More Than 2 Feet Of Snow Over Past 24 Hours
That man, who is in his 50s, was taken into custody on suspicion of murder.READ MORE: Best Places For Halloween: Sacramento Ranks 22nd Among US Cities
Officers swarmed the home all day Sunday, removing evidence from the home, and using a drone to do aerial mapping.MORE NEWS: Sacramento Sets Storm Record With Its Highest All-Time Rainfall Total Since 1880
Police say the man knew the woman who was found dead in the home, but they are not releasing any further details.