Woman, 73, found murdered at Coffee County home - WKRN News 2

Woman, 73, found murdered at Coffee County home

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Photo courtesy of the Manchester Times Photo courtesy of the Manchester Times
COFFEE COUNTY, Tenn. -

Coffee County authorities are investigating after an elderly woman was found murdered at her home Thursday morning.

Sheriff Steve Graves said the victim, identified as 73-year-old Patricia Collins, was discovered around 7 a.m. by a friend at her home located on Powers Bridge Road.

According to a report by the Manchester Times, Collins died of strangulation and multiple blunt force traumas to the head.

Authorities are still looking for a suspect and possible motive.

The investigation remains ongoing.

Anyone with information is urged to call the Coffee County Sheriff's Department at 931-728-3591.

*The Manchester Times contributed to this report.

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