Crime & Courts

Woman found dead in bathtub at Rock Hill motel

Rock Hill police are investigating the death of a woman found in a hotel bathtub late Wednesday.

Officers were called to a room in the Ramada Inn and Suites on Cherry Road at about 11:30 p.m. Wednesday, according to a police report. They found the female victim unconscious and unresponsive.

Several people were in the room when police arrived, the report states. Some of them tried to resuscitate the woman. Another told officers, “I gave her a shot of heroin.”

EMS technicians pronounced the woman dead at about 12:45 a.m. Thursday.

No charges have been filed, but the case remains under investigation.