Report: Body of country’s first female Muslim judge found in Hudson River

The body of the United States’ first ever female Muslim judge was found Wednesday afternoon in the Hudson River near Manhattan, according to a Wednesday New York Post report.

Abdus-Salaam served as an associate judge of the Court of Appeals. She was the first African-American woman to serve on New York’s top court. She was 65.

She had been reported missing earlier in the day, the newspaper reports.

h/t RM