Arrest made after Topeka woman found dead

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The mobile home park in Pauline is just west of 57th and South Topeka Boulevard.

TOPEKA (KSNT) – The Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office is conducting a death investigation Wednesday morning after a body was found inside a mobile home in the 800 block of SW 57th Street.

Jon K. Ewing, 61, Scranton

In a tweet Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office said law enforcement was called to the mobile home on Tuesday, April 27 just before 5:30 p.m.

At the home deputies discovered a deceased adult female.

After an investigation, Jon K. Ewing, 61, of Topeka was arrested and booked into the Shawnee County Department of Corrections on charges of voluntary manslaughter.

The mobile home park in Pauline is just west of 57th and South Topeka Boulevard.

The name of the woman killed was not released.

This is a developing story.

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