Mother killed, son charged with murder

Posted at 8:25 PM, Oct 09, 2016

Buffalo police have charged a man with second-degree murder in the death of his mother.

Officers responded to a home in the 1700 block of South Park Avenue in South Buffalo just after 5 p.m., where detectives say 41-year-old Froilan Torres had struck his 57-year-old mother in the head with an object multiple times.

The victim was taken to Mercy Hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

A judge remanded Torres without bail.