The GBI was called to assist the Eatonton Police Department after a woman was found dead in her bathtub Friday afternoon, according to a news release and Putnam County Sheriff Howard Sills.
It says police responded to a call about a death in the 300-block of West Walnut St.
The deceased, identified as 63-year-old Lydia Ivanditti, was the owner of the home. She was found dead by a family member.
Eatonton PD secured the scene and contacted both the Georgia Bureau of Investigation and the Putnam County Coroner’s Office.
The body was taken to the GBI Medical Examiner’s Office in Atlanta and the investigation is ongoing.