Police are conducting a death investigation after a woman was found dead on a plaza sidewalk outside NBC Tower in Streeterville.
Fire department and police personnel responded to 439 North Cityfront Plaza at 8:05 a.m. Monday. Paramedics administered CPR to the 52-year-old woman and transported her to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, according to a police department spokesperson. She was pronounced dead at 8:59 a.m.
A witness said the woman was bleeding, and a police report indicates that her teeth had been recently knocked out, but the cause of her injuries was not known.
Area Three detectives are investigating.