NYPD: Woman’s body found in apartment bathtub

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NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department is investigating the death of a woman whose body was found in an apartment bathtub.

Authorities say officers responded to the building on Eldridge Street after a 911 call around 6 p.m. Saturday. They found the woman unconscious in the tub.

She was pronounced dead at the scene. Authorities identified her as Meilin Lu, 57.

Authorities say her death has been deemed a homicide.