Boyfriend arrested in murder of Sunset Park woman

BROOKLYN - Police say the boyfriend of a Sunset Park woman found dead earlier today has been arrested in her murder. Daniel Elias, 28, has been charged in the killing of 29-year-old Cynthia Lopez. Authorities say she was found inside her 50th Street apartment this morning. Cops say a relative called to say the couple was having a dispute and that her body was discovered when they arrived at the scene. Investigators say they believe she was strangled. A family friend tells News 12 Brooklyn that they were together for several years and had a 7-year-old child together.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Senior Samuel Langshteyn received a cochlear implant when 1 Best of Brooklyn: Hearing-impaired student performs in play
News 12 Brooklyn hit the streets to ask 2 Word on the Street: GPS devices
VIDEO: News conference on annual Denim Day 3 VIDEO: News conference on annual Denim Day
4 Rangers riding 3-game winning steak into 2nd round of playoffs
Funeral today for FDNY firefighter William Tolley from 5 Funeral set for FDNY firefighter killed in the line of duty

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE