FLORISSANT, MO (KTVI)–St. Louis County Police are investigating the suspicious death of one of their employees. Deidra Exum’s body was found inside a burning Spanish Lake condominium on Chesapeake Drive at Blossom Wood Drive Friday afternoon.
Exum, 51, was a civilian employee of the department for about four years. Her death is being treated as a suspicious death. The Medical Examiner determined that the woman died of blunt force trauma before the fire started.
The entire incident is under investigation.