NEW YORK CITY (CBS) — A woman from Philadelphia died after receiving a cosmetic butt injection in New York City. According to police, the incident has been deemed a homicide.READ MORE: Caught On Camera: 62-Year-Old Man Violently Carjacked By Group Of Teenagers In Olney
On June 17, police responded to a call of an aided female inside 2219 Seward Avenue. Upon arrival, police observed 48-year-old Lesbia Ayala in cardiac arrest.
She was transported to Jacobi Hospital, where she was pronounced dead.READ MORE: WATCH LIVE: Officer Hit By Gunfire At Parkway On July 4 To Be Acknowledged At Montgomery County Commissioners Meeting
The cause of death was ruled systematic silicon syndrome due to cosmetic butt injections.City Councilmember Katherine Gilmore Richardson's Minor Curfew Law In Effect Until End Of September
There are no arrests in the ongoing investigation. It is unclear when the procedure took place.