RIVERHEAD - Police say they are investigating the murder of a homeless woman who was found dead in a Riverhead hotel yesterday.

Investigators say 53-year-old Henrietta Shol's body was discovered on a bed at the Budget Host Inn East End Hotel on Lake Avenue just before noon.

Investigators won't say how she was killed, but say there were no obvious injuries. They believe Shol had been left lying there for more than 24 hours.

Detectives are asking anyone with information to call Suffolk Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.