SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A woman who died earlier this month after San Francisco police officers found her unresponsive in a North Beach apartment has been identified as 68-year-old Zhao Yu, according to the city’s medical examiner’s office.
On Dec. 18, officers initially responded around 11:30 a.m. to an apartment building in the 1800 block of Powell Street for a report of a domestic assault.READ MORE: Homeless Man Killed After Being Set On Fire In San Francisco's Mission District Identified
The apartment building was located near the intersection of Powell Street and Filbert Street across from Washington Square Park and near Columbus Avenue.
There, they found a woman, later identified as Yu, unconscious and not breathing. Yu, a San Francisco resident, was pronounced dead at the scene, according to police.READ MORE: COVID: Masking Rules for Certain Indoor Locations Relaxed in San Francisco, Marin County
Police haven’t revealed what kind of injuries Yu may have suffered.
After ruling the death a homicide, officers arrested 67-year-old Zucheng Xiao on suspicion of murder. He remains in custody and is being held without bail, according to jail records.MORE NEWS: FDA Advisers Back COVID-19 Booster Shots for Johnson & Johnson Recipients
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