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Live-in boyfriend arrested in murder of Elmhurst woman


| ctumola@queenscourier.com

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.

 

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29-year-old woman fatally shot in Elmhurst


| ctumola@queenscourier.com

Updated 1:42 p.m.

A woman is dead after she was shot in Elmhurst Tuesday.

Police, 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 cops.

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

There are no arrests at this time and the investigation is ongoing, said police.

 

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