PANDORA An elderly deceased woman was found outside of Hilty Home in Pandora this morning, the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office and Pandora Police Department report.

Her name has not been released. A joint news release from Sheriff Brian Siefker and Police Chief Scott Stant did not indicate whether the woman was a resident of the facility.

The sheriff’s office received a call from Hilty Home about the woman at 8:37 a.m.

The woman was pronounced dead by Putnam County Coroner Dr. Anne Horstman, who is assisting with the ongoing investigation.

Also at the scene were Pandora Emergency Medical Service and Coldren-Crates Funeral Home.