Authorities say 33-year-old Elizabeth Hernandez was found dead Wednesday afternoon in her home on Auborn Avenue in Shirley.
Now, police say they are looking for Hernandez' estranged boyfriend, 37-year-old Cleon Brown. The victim reportedly had an order of protection against him, and published reports say there was a history of domestic calls from her house.
Relatives said Hernandez had two young children.
The Medical Examiner is working to determine a cause of death.
The investigation is continuing.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS or the Homicide Squad at 631-852-6392. All calls will be kept confidential.