BK woman’s body found wrapped in sheet, stuffed in closet

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Kyimar Thein, 58, was found dead inside of her apartment in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens Saturday. Kyimar Thein, 58, was found dead inside of her apartment in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens Saturday.
PROSPECT-LEFFERTS GARDENS -

Police are continuing to investigate the mysterious death of a Brooklyn woman found wrapped in a bed sheet and stuffed in a bedroom closet.

Kyimar Thein, 58, was found dead inside of her apartment in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens Saturday.

Police say they responded to a 911 call of a wellness check at 7 a.m. at 260 Lenox Road.

According to reports, Thein's body was found stuffed in a closet and wrapped in a bed sheet. 

Thein was a mother and a nurse who worked at SUNY Downstate Medical Center.

Friends of the victim say Thein was a mother and worked as a nurse at Suny Downstate Medical Center.

Officials say a medical examiner will determine her exact cause of death.

Police say no arrests have been made.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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