Woman found dead in Hilversum villa

Dutch police crime scene tape
Dutch police crime scene tapePhoto: Politie

A woman was found dead in a villa in Hilversum on Monday. Police officers responded to the villa after a report of a suspicious situation. The police are investigating whether the woman was killed in a crime, NOS reports.

So far nothing is known about the victim's identity, age or how she died. Forensic investigators and officers with sniffer dogs were spotted in and around the home on Waldecklaan on Monday.

On Burgernet the police asked local residents to keep an eye out for a young man, between the ages of 20 and 25 years old. He has black hair, is around 1.85 meters tall and was wearing a red t-shirt, dark long pants and white shoes.

The villa on Waldecklaan is divided into several homes. A local resident told NH Nieuws that mainly young people live there.