Police investigate after woman found dead in Willimantic apartment

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A police investigation is underway in Willimantic after a woman was found dead in an apartment on Tuesday night.

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.

(WTNH/ Tina Detelj) 

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.

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. 

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