• 84-year-old woman found dead in North Adams home


    NORTH ADAMS, Mass. (AP) — Police are investigating the death of an 84-year-old North Adams woman.

    A statement from the Berkshire district attorney's office says police responding to a 911 call found the woman dead in a city home at about 8 p.m. Tuesday.

    She was identified as Ellen DePaoli.

    Mayor Richard Alcombright posted on his Facebook page that there was "no imminent threat" to the community.

    The investigation is being led by North Adams police and state police detectives assigned to the district attorney's office.

    No other information was immediately available.

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