NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police were investigating Sunday after a woman was found with trauma to her body in East Harlem and died soon afterward.
Police were called at 9:30 p.m. Saturday to 2070 Third Ave., between 112th and 115th streets in the Johnson Houses public housing development.READ MORE: Dr. Howard Zucker Stepping Down As New York State Health Commissioner
Officers found Yanina Boitel, 33, lying on the ground unconscious and unresponsive with trauma to her body, police said.READ MORE: Search Continues For Gabby Petito's Fiancé Brian Laundrie In Florida's Vast Carlton Reserve
Boitel was taken to NYC Health + Hospitals/Metropolitan, where she was pronounced dead, police said.MORE NEWS: New Yorkers Can Enter To Win Free Giants, Jets And Bills Tickets With COVID Vaccine
The New York City Medical Examiner’s office will determine the cause of Boitel’s death. The investigation was ongoing late Sunday afternoon.