Woman's body found inside her Northeast Phila. apartment

PHILADELPHIA Police were investigating the death of a 74-year-old woman whose body was found Tuesday afternoon in her Northeast basement apartment.

About 4:44 p.m. in the 100 block of DiMarco Drive, the woman's body was found on the floor next to a bed, police said. She was pronounced at the scene by a medic unit. Police held the scene for investigation. - Robert Moran