(EARLY) The preliminary autopsy findings from the State Medical Examiner’s Office regarding the Sac County death investigation have been released.
The Sac County Sheriff’s Office says 45-year-old Marilyn Schmitt died of sharp force injuries and her death has been ruled a homicide.
Schmitt was found dead by law enforcement officials in an upstairs bedroom of her home, located at 2242 Ira Avenue in Early, on January 3rd. Preliminary investigative findings indicate Schmitt died earlier that morning.
Schmitt’s 21-year-old son, Kirk Riley Levin, has been charged with Murder in the 1st Degree. Kirk Levin was arrested on January 3rd on charges relating to an alleged kidnapping incident. Levin is currently being held in the Sac County Jail.