Police: Woman shot, killed during home invasion in Pottstown

- Authorities in Montgomery County are investigating the murder of a woman who was found dead in her Pottstown bedroom Sunday evening.

Officers responded to a home on the 300 block of North Washington Street around 6:43 p.m. after a security alarm was triggered at the residence.

When police arrived on the scene, they found 38-year-old Sylvia Williams dead on the floor of a second-floor bedroom. Investigators say she had been shot.

Detectives believe Williams was killed during a home invasion and robbery at the residence.

Authorities are now asking for the public’s assistance, requesting that anyone with information about the incident contact Pottstown Police at 610-970-6570 or Montgomery County Detectives at 610-278-3368.

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