Woman, 29, with black eye found dead in Bronx apartment


CLAREMONT VILLAGE, the Bronx — A 29-year-old woman’s body was found in a Bronx apartment early Tuesday.

Police responded to the 911 call and found the woman unconscious and unresponsive inside Morris Houses, officials said.

She was found naked on the floor and had a black eye and a contusion to the face, an NYPD spokesperson said. The woman’s name has not yet been released.

There was blood in the Washington Avenue apartment.

No arrests have been made, police said. The Medical Examiner will determine the cause of death.

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