LAMAR, Colo. -

The Lamar Police Department is investigating circumstances surrounding a suspicious death on Wednesday.

The body of 45-year-old Rory Alba was found at an apartment in the 800 block of South 9th Street in Lamar around 6:30 a.m. Wednesday.

Officers say there were suspicious circumstances surrounding the death, but would not elaborate. 

Another person in the apartment was arrested at the scene and is being held pending further investigation.  The suspect's name has not been released but KRDO NewsChannel 13 has learned that it is a woman.

Officers are currently looking for tips.  If you have any information, call the Lamar Police Department at 719-336-4341.