The body of an 83-year-old woman was recovered from a home in Shaker Heights Wednesday.

Police responded to a home a Lomond Boulevard for a welfare check just before 1:30 p.m. After entering the home, the woman's body was discovered and officials opened an investigation. 

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The Cuyahoga Medical Examiner has identified the woman as Lavonne Taylor.

No further details have been released at this time. Stay with WKYC for updates at they become available.