Live-in boyfriend arrested in murder of Elmhurst woman

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The boyfriend of a woman found shot to death in her Elmhurst apartment Tuesday has been arrested for her murder.

Rolando Perez, 33, who lives with the victim, has been with charged with second-degree murder and criminal use of a firearm, said police.

Cops, responding to a 9-1-1 call, found 29-year-old Carolina Cobena around 1:50 a.m. inside her 52nd Avenue apartment with a gunshot wound to the head, said police.

She was taken to Elmhurst Hospital where she was pronounced dead.

According to police, Cobena’s five-year-old son was in the apartment when the murder occurred.