Man arrested in stabbing death of woman found in bathtub

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NEW YORK (PIX11)– A man has been arrested in the stabbing death of a woman in Chinatown.

Police arrested 55-year-old Chuen Lau Sunday evening for the death of 57-year-old Meilin Liu.

Officials responded to the apartment building on Eldridge Street around 6 p.m. Saturday.

They found Liu unconscious in the bathtub.

She was pronounced dead at the scene.

Lau was charged with murder in the second degree.