Native Houstonian found tied, dead in NYC apartment

Police in New York city say a housekeeper found Charles Romo's body in the bedroom of his upper Manhattan apartment.

January 29, 2013 5:41:01 AM PST
A native Houstonian has been found killed in his apartment in New York City.

Charles Romo's housekeeper found him dead in his bed. The 48-year-old's hands had been tied. His face was covered in blood and a plastic bag was placed over his head.

Officers don't know what led up to his murder, but they are now reviewing surveillance video to see if they can see the killer.

Romo was originally from Houston and had not lived in his apartment in New York's Hamilton Heights neighborhood for long.

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