October 26, 2014
NEW YORK (AP) - The body of a naked woman with her throat slashed has been found at a luxury hotel on the south end of New York City's Central Park.
Police say investigators were at the Jumeirah (joo-MEER'-ah) Essex House hotel on Saturday looking into the woman's death. They say the woman appears to be in her 30s but haven't disclosed any other details.
The body was found Saturday afternoon in a condo at the Manhattan hotel, which is near Broadway and upscale Fifth Avenue shops such as Tiffany & Co. and Bergdorf Goodman.
The hotel says in a statement its "heartfelt condolences go out to the victim's family."
The 44-story art deco landmark features hundreds of luxury rooms and suites up to 2,500 square feet. It opened in 1931
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