Police arrested a 68-year-old man they are saying fatally stabbed his common-law spouse discovered useless contained in the couple’s Manhattan house Friday evening.
The 79-year-old lady, Lanilda Nuez, was found by officers responding to an support name after 10 p.m. on West 144th Road in Harlem, the NYPD stated.
She was discovered unconscious and unresponsive in her bed room, with a number of stab wounds to her torso. Police stated she was pronounced useless at Mount Sinai St. Luke’s Hospital.
Officers arrested Geraldo Balbuena on expenses of homicide and felony possession of a weapon in connection to her homicide. Additionally they recovered two knives from the house.
A motive behind the killing stays unclear as police proceed their investigation.
Contact data for Balbuena’s lawyer was not instantly identified.