At 3:38 a.m., police and fire units responded to the 4400 block of Pintail Court, 21236, for a fire. They discovered the body of an adult female suffering from burn injuries laying on the front porch of her home. The victim was transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for an autopsy to determine cause of death.

The victim has been identified as Nana Aqua Boateng, 52, of the same address. 

The fire remains under investigation.