Authorities identified the body of a 58-year-old woman found dead in her Chestnut Street residence Tuesday afternoon, the Essex County Prosecutor's Office said Wednesday.
West Orange Police found the body of 58-year-old Sandy Yuen when responding to a medical aid call just before 1 p.m. Tuesday on the 100-block of Chestnut Street, according to Chief Assistant Prosecutor Thomas Fennelly.
Police arrived and discovered an unresponsive Yuen in her home, Fennelly said. She was pronounced dead at the scene a short time later.
Authorities would not release the cause of death, but did confirm Yuen's death was being treated as a homicide.