A woman was killed Thursday in Mashpee, Massachusetts, and a man is now facing murder charges.
The Cape & Islands District Attorney's Office said police responded around 11:40 a.m. to an apartment on Center Street, where a woman was found unresponsive after suffering blunt force trauma.
The district attorney identified the victim on Friday as Sandra L. Kumar, 53, of Edgartown.
The suspect, 45-year-old Marc Audette, was arrested on scene and has been charged with murder in connection with Kumar's death.
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Audette was hospitalized due to injuries he sustained during the incident.
Authorities are continuing to investigate.