Man's body found in hotel bathtub

Discovered at the Best Western Gregory Hotel in Ridgewood, Brooklyn
February 26, 2008 12:16:59 PM PST
A man's body was found in a bathtub in the Bay Ridge section of Brooklyn Monday.Police say the 52-year-old man, identified as Paul Mento, was found about just before 1 p.m. on Monday in the bathtub of a room at the Best Western Gregory Hotel. The medical examiner will determine the cause of death.

Mento's body was reportedly discovered by officers responding to a 911 call from the hotel on Fourth Avenue. Mento lived on 71st Street in Brooklyn.