Woman, 14-Year-Old Son Found Bludgeoned To Death In NYC Apartment

February 18, 2019 - 12:37 pm
Categories: 

NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — A mother and son were found blundgeoned to death in their Bronx apartment, cops say. 

Marisol Ortiz, 51, and her 14-year-old son Alanche Delorbe were found dead in their East 158th Street apartment in Belmont Sunday. 

Both suffered head trauma, and police say a gym weight was found near Ortiz's body and that she appeared to have been stabbed. 

Ortiz was a local business owner. After she didn’t show up for work, colleagues were concerned something was wrong, according to CBS 2. 

There have been no arrests so far, but police CBS 2 that Ortiz's boyfriend is a person of interest in the case.

Police say the brutal killing may be an incident of domestic violence.

“It’s brutal, nonsensical, just godless to me,” neighbor Steven Kennedy told CBS 2.