The body of a woman was found in a Roxbury building last night and police are trying to determine how she died, authorities said.
Boston Police spokeswoman Jill Flynn said the woman's body was found in a fifth-floor stairwell in a building at 38 Annunciation Road shortly before 10 p.m. last night.
Flynn said investigators have determined there were no signs of trauma on the body and authorities have ruled out foul play.
Flynn said Boston Housing Police called for help when the body was found. The woman was pronounced dead at the scene.
Flynn said the homicide unit is investigating the death. No other information is available.
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