Woman Killed Inside Her Hudson Valley Apartment
Update 4 p.m.: This story has been updated to reflect the name of the deceased.
An investigation is ongoing after a woman was found dead inside her home.
On Thursday around 5 p.m., Town of Poughkeepsie police responded to an apartment at Hudson Harbour Apartments on South Road in the Town of Poughkeepsie to check on the welfare of a female resident.
Arriving officers found a dead woman inside the apartment. An adult man, who was also in the apartment, was detained at the scene, police say.
Update: Police identified woman as 49 year-old Jill Meltzer, who lived at the apartment.
The man and woman knew each other, police say. Authorities determined that there was no further threat to the community.
Hudson Harbour Apartments are located right off of Route 9. According to their website the apartment complex is, "a special community that compliments any lifestyle. Wooded acreage includes a tranquil pond and meticulous park-like grounds."
The police investigation is ongoing. More information is expected to be released this in the future. We will update this story when more information becomes available.
Anyone who may have information regarding the woman’s death is asked to contact the Town of Poughkeepsie Police Department at 845-485-3670.