Man rushed to hospital, woman found dead in Tavares apartment

Officers respond to Tava Dora apartments

Officers said detectives are writing a search warrant request for the apartment.

TAVARES, Fla. – A woman was found dead and a man was rushed to a hospital after officers responded to an apartment on East Alfred Street, according to the Tavares Police Department.

Police said at about 6 p.m. Friday, officers responded to the Tava Dora apartments in reference to a foul odor coming from one unit.

Investigators said officers found a man, who was flown to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Authorities said a woman was found dead at the scene.

On Saturday, police said Lake County Crime Scene Investigations conducted its investigation and the victim was removed from the scene. An autopsy was conducted and authorities are awaiting results.

Police said the woman has been identified as Amery Liampas, 23.

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