Tazewell County death under investigation

By WEEK Producer

March 27, 2013 Updated Mar 27, 2013 at 10:33 PM CDT

WASHINGTON, Ill. -- The Tazewell County Coroner is looking into the death of Cierra Smallwood, 20.

Smallwood was found in a home in the Washington area early Wednesday morning.

An autopsy was inconclusive as to a cause of death and toxicology testing is pending.

Court records show Cierra Smallwood was indicted earlier in March by a Peoria County Grand jury on a charge of possession of less than 15 grams of heroin.

The Illinois State Police are assisting in the death investigation.

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