Prominent Philadelphia Attorney Chuck Peruto Jr. Questioned by Police After Dead Woman Found in His Home

DEVELOPING:  The body of a 26-year-old Julia Law was found in the home of prominent Philadelphia criminal defense attorney Chuck Peruto Jr. at 2000 Delancy Street in the Center City area of the city. Police are in the early stages of their investigation.

The cause of death has not been released. No information on suspects have been released. Chuck Peruto Jr., (Charles Peruto Jr.) was questioned by homicide detectives.

Julia Law was reportedly his paralegal. She was found face down in the bathtub. Chuck Peruto Jr. was not in the home when her body was found, NBC 10 reports.