Police: Visiting Pratt instructor found dead

BROOKLYN - A visiting instructor at Pratt Institute in Brooklyn was found beaten to death in Manhattan, according to police.

Authorities say 63-year-old Karyn Kay was found with severe head trauma in her apartment on Tuesday. Her son, 19-year-old Henry Wachtel, has been arrested and charged with murder.

Police have not yet released a possible motive for the killing.

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