OCEAN CITY, NJ (CBS) –A woman in Ocean City was strangled to death, the Cape May County Prosecutor’s Office has announced.

Police found the woman on Saturday dead in her apartment on the 900 block of Wesley Avenue. She has been identified as 54-year-old Denise Webber.

On Saturday, police announced an arrest in the killing, charging Webber’s boyfriend, 49-year-old Paul Kline, with first degree murder, second degree aggravated assault, and third degree endangering an injured victim.

8eaacc79c2db8ae183d57615b0f31628 Ocean City Woman Strangled To Death, Autopsy Reveals

Credit: Cape May County Correctional Center

An autopsy report released on Sunday has revealed that Webber’s cause of death has been certified as strangulation and the manner of death has been classified as a homicide.

ALSO READ: Officials: Woman, 76, Found Killed In Her Home In Newark, New Jersey

Kline is scheduled for his first appearance tomorrow, by video, at 1 p.m. in Cape May County.

 

Watch & Listen LIVE