FBI and police are investigating after an American woman fell to her death on the Royal Princess cruise ship. Officials say the incident may have been a murder. @VictorOquendo reports. https://t.co/zIhzh0ywOP pic.twitter.com/VgkGtYl5QP
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A man was reportedly seen choking her before she fell overboard.An American woman died aboard a Princess Cruises ship Tuesday and authorities are investigating her death as a possible murder.
The Royal Princess was sailing the Caribbean when a 52-year-old woman fell from the 16th deck and onto a lifeboat, Aruba-based Diario reports. The woman who died was seen struggling and being choked by a man before she plunged to her death at 4 a.m. The male, who was seen arguing with the woman around 10:30 p.m., is reportedly her partner and was arrested on the ship, Metro reported.
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Horrified witnesses said the lifeboat where the woman fell was covered in blood and glass. The woman’s name and cause of death have not been released.