NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — A Bronx woman faces up to life in prison without the possibility of parole following her first-degree murder conviction.
Maria Rios was convicted of killing Angelica Grullon during a robbery on Feb. 8, 2007.READ MORE: Gov. Lamont Lifts Most COVID Capacity Limits In Connecticut, But Maintains Mask Mandate
Bronx District Attorney Robert Johnson says Rios knocked on the victim’s apartment door and asked to use the bathroom.
Grullon was there with her 1-year-old son and a friend. Rios robbed them at gunpoint.READ MORE: 'Isolation Kills, Too': New Jersey Families Beg Governor To Loosen Long-Term Care Facility Visitation Restrictions
Grullon ran into the hallway and was shot during a struggle.
Video surveillance cameras showed Rios fleeing.
Sentencing is set for March 9.MORE NEWS: COVID Vaccine In New York: Yankee Stadium Vaccination Site Now Open 24 Hours
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