New Jersey woman dies from stab wound during treatment for heart attack

August 13, 2018 - 12:41 pm

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- A New Jersey woman was found dead in a Forrest Street apartment Sunday afternoon.

The Hudson County Prosecutor's Office said a homicide unit is still investigating the death 391 Forrest St., just off of Bergen Avenue.

Police initially were responded to a report of a woman suffering from cardiac arrest. While they were performing CPR, they discovered she had been stabbed in the chest, sources said.

Authorities declined to comment at the scene and additional details about the incident were not available.

The woman’s age and identity were not revealed.

The investigation is ongoing.