‘We’re going to have to go back to square one’: Man arrested after allegedly killing ex-girlfriend’s child
A Florida man has been arrested after reportedly killing his ex-fiancee’s child, police said.
John Anthony DeLuca, 26, was arrested Tuesday after the alleged incident happened at his home in the Orlando suburb of Boca Raton, Florida.
Police said the incident took place after DeLucas allegedly assaulted his ex in their home last month.
Police identified the woman who was killed as Katelyn P. Pappas.
According to police, DeLuces allegedly took his girlfriend’s child and then attempted to take the child to another location.
Authorities said DeLucis later told police he had a gun in his possession, but did not specify whether the gun was loaded or not.
Police say DeLucs was taken to the Polk County Jail on charges of murder, aggravated assault and tampering with evidence.