Police responded to a call around 1p.m. Saturday where a dead body was discovered.
The body was found at 900 Nelson Street in Kinston, said police. Authorities confirm the body was identified as Druscilla Palmer. Palmer was in her late 40's.
Her body was discovered by her fiance, according to police. Though the cause of death has not been determined, foul play is not suspected.
The medical examiner will determine if an autopsy will be performed.