Mamaroneck mom facing murder charges in April death of toddlerPosted: Updated:
A Mamaroneck mother is facing a murder charge in the death of her toddler.
Cynthia Arce is accused of killing 2-year-old Gabriella Boyd at her Chestnut Avenue home back in April.
Investigators say they received a 911 call from Arce saying that someone was dying in the home. Officials say that when they arrived, they found Gabriella unresponsive on her bed.
The 2-year-old was later pronounced dead and her death was ruled a homicide.
Responding officers also say that Arce attacked them with two knives when they arrived.
Due to the alleged attack, Arce is also facing charges of aggravated assault and attempted murder.