BRIDGEPORT - Bridgeport police are investigating the death of a woman found in her home yesterday, the second deadly tragedy for a family in the past week.

They say Christine Jeffreys, 46, was found dead in her apartment on Madison Avenue at around 5 p.m yesterday by a family member.

Travis Brown, 24, was stabbed to death just last week. Police have charged Bjorn Williams, 22, with his murder.

Family members say Jeffreys was Brown's aunt.

Police say this is the 15th homicide in the city this year. No arrests have been made.

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