Updated Friday, January 29, 2021 at 9:02 p.m.
Monroe County Coroner Joani Shields sent the following statement to the media in a press release Friday evening,
“BPD officers and the Bloomington Fire Department responded to a fire at an apartment building in the 500 block of S Basswood Drive last night at approximately 9:38 p.m. A female was found deceased inside the apartment. The Coroner’s office was notified of the death at approximately 10:30 pm. The female that was found deceased in the apartment on Basswood Dr. has been identified as Teresa Michael, 32 of Bloomington. At this time cause and manner of death are still pending. This is an ongoing investigation and once I have more information I will send out an updated release. I hope to have more information by the first of the week.”