DETROIT (WWJ) – The Wayne County Medical Examiner will be working to determine what happened to an elderly woman who was found dead in a hot tub in a Detroit hotel over the weekend.

A Detroit police spokesperson said the 77-year-old woman was found unresponsive in a hot tub at the Hilton Garden Inn on Gratiot Avenue around 12:30 p.m. Sunday. She was later pronounced dead.

There are reports the woman had won a large sum of money at Greektown Casino shortly before her death, but police aren’t confirming that.

The woman’s name has not yet been released.  Her death remains under investigation.

Stay with WWJ Newsradio 950 and for more on this developing story.


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