A 17-year-old female was found deceased Tuesday morning at an Effingham apartment.
The Effingham City Police Department was called to the scene at approximately 7:57am, which was in the 700 block of North Third Street. Police arrived on the scene to find the 17-year-old unresponsive. She was pronounced dead on the scene at 8:13am.
The initial investigation shows no signs of injury or foul play. An autopsy will be conducted today. Illinois State Police Crime Scene Services, along with Effingham City Police Investigators, and the Effingham County Coroner are continuing the investigation.