Parole officer finds dead woman in house

September 10, 2012 8:40:00 PM PDT
Police are investigating an apparent homicide in Philadelphia's Germantown section.

A visiting parole officer found the body of a woman in a house in the 800 block of East Chelten Avenue at around 4:00 p.m.

Police say the man the parole officer was checking up on said he strangled the 24-year-old woman.

The 28-year-old man was being questioned by police as of late Monday night.