On Thursday, A 45-year-old woman was found dead in a Bronx homeless shelter. According to the New York Daily News, her death is being investigated as “suspicious.”
The mother of three was reportedly living at the BronxWorks shelter, located on E138th Street for only two months before her sudden death.
The New York Post reports that the police have stated that “an unidentified man was seen fleeing [her] room before her death.” The New York Post also quotes her father, who also lived with the now deceased woman and her children, as saying: “We don’t know what happened. We have a lot of questions and we are looking for answers.”
The mother tragically leaves behind a 13-year-old daughter and seven-year-old twin sons.