- Associated Press - Tuesday, April 5, 2016

AMSTERDAM, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities say a 30-year-old upstate New York woman has died from injuries suffered when she was attacked last week by her boyfriend.

Police in the city of Amsterdam say the woman was attacked early on the morning of March 29. Officers called to the scene of a disturbance found her suffering from severe head injuries.

She was taken to an Albany hospital, where police say she died on Monday. Her name hasn’t been released.

Police say her boyfriend, 39-year-old Michael Donyell Norwood of Schenectady, fled the scene but surrendered to police in his hometown on Friday.

He was charged with felony assault and endangering the welfare of a child. Police say the investigation is continuing and additional charges are expected.

Norwood is being held in the Schenectady County Jail. It couldn’t be determined if he has lawyer.

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