Milwaukee Police responded to the 4700 block of W. Brentwood Avenue on Wednesday, May 24th, around 1:00 p.m. to check for a child abuse suspect. The suspect is alleged to have previously struck a 5-year old family member causing serious injuries and hospitalization. The subject was believed to be armed with a firearm and inside of a residence. The Tactical Enforcement Unit and Crisis Negotiators responded to the scene and entry was made. A deceased female was found in the residence and her death is being investigated as a homicide. The suspect in both the child abuse and homicide is a 49-year old male and has been arrested by Milwaukee Police in Racine County. The investigation is ongoing.