Cops identify murdered woman in Creve Coeur
Police tape surrounds a Creve Coeur home Wednesday morning after a woman was found dead there Tuesday afternoon. The St. Louis Major Case Squad is investigating. (Max Gersh/P-D)ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH
CREVE COEUR -- The St. Louis Area Major Case Squad remains tight-lipped this morning about the murder of a 48-year-old woman in Creve Coeur.
Police have identified the victim as Susan Schaffer, 48.
Schaffer was found by a relative shot inside her home in the 12900 block of Nimes Drive, police said.
Police are looking for two men who were seen in the neighborhood between 4 and 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, which is when Schaffer was killed.
Police refused to comment further on a motive or any suspects. The Case Squad wasn't talking to reporters this morning.
The two-story house is in a subdivision south of Olive Boulevard and west of Interstate 270.
According to court records from the woman's divorce, she is the mother of three children.