A 28-yr-old woman residing at her parents’ homekilled her stepfather and her own daughter after midnight on Monday, police in Florida stated.
Police say Alyssa Marie Torres shot and murdered her stepdad Felix Rivera, 54, and her young daughter at the Waterleaf Townhomes Residences. Torres additionally attacked her mom Marisol Rivera, 53, who suffered injuries that weren’t life-threatening, police mentioned.
Police stated Torres’ daughter was 8-years-old; family members informed us that the girl was only 7.
Torres then left the scene, and she was found and arrested without incident in close to Fort Pierce at 10:30 a.m. after a manhunt, police mentioned.
Authorities stated she admitted to shooting her relatives and seems to have acted alone. She might be charged with two counts of homicide, and one rely on aggravated battery with a lethal weapon for the incidents, police stated.
“She is cooperating so we anticipate we are going to get a full story,” Port St. Lucie Police Detective Sgt. Terry Henkel stated.
Torres had been dwelling at that residence for a few months, Henkel stated. He mentioned there had been some disturbances concerning relatives on the house previously, though none had been criminal.