An 83-year-old woman was found dead in her Catonsville home early this morning when firefighters and police officers responded to a small kitchen fire.
The victim is Theresa Catherine Skurkey, of the 6100 block of Regent Park Rd., 21228.
Baltimore County Fire crews responded at 1:31 a.m. to the Regent Park Road address for a report of a smell of smoke related to a dwelling fire. Crews from Engine 4 (Catonsville) found the victim in the kitchen; she was pronounced deceased at the scene.
An investigation by BCoPD is ongoing, but foul play is not suspected.