Police say that at around 8:17 p.m., officers and medical personnel responded to 36 Ash Street, apartment 5, for an unresponsive person. Upon arrival, they found a woman dead inside of the apartment.
Connecticut State Police’s Major Crimes Unit and the Office of the State’s Attorney were then called to the scene to assist in the investigation.
The state police major crime unit just left the scene of where a woman was found dead in a second floor apartment on Ash Street #Willimantic. Neighbors say she was a mother of two pic.twitter.com/DqpjoC7uHC— tina detelj (@tinadetelj) October 3, 2018
According to authorities, this appears to be an isolated incident and there is no threat to the community.
The woman is not being identified until her family is notified.
There are no further details at this time. The incident remains under investigation.