A woman was found dead in her bathtub last night on Eldridge Street in the Lower East Side, and police believe that she was murdered.

According to police, 57-year-old Meilin Liu was found unconscious in the bathtub of her apartment at 115 Eldridge Street at around 6 p.m. last night. EMS pronounced her dead at the scene.

Early this morning there was no sign of a police investigation at the corner of Broome & Eldridge. The Medical Examiner will determine the cause of Liu's death.

The Daily News reports that Liu was stabbed to death, and that police are questioning her brother.