Woman found dead, wrapped in plastic, in New York building | Status

NEW YORK (AP) – New York police are investigating the death of a 19-year-old woman who was found wrapped in plastic in a building in Lower Manhattan on Saturday.

Officers responded to an unconscious woman’s report shortly before 9:30 a.m. in the former Fulton Fish Market building. Police found the woman unresponsive and wrapped in plastic, and paramedics pronounced her dead at the scene, police said.

The woman’s name was withheld until her family was notified.

It is not clear how the woman died. The police and the doctor’s office are investigating.

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