A 19-year-old has been charged with the murder in the grisly slayings of his parents and 5-year-old brother inside a Bronx apartment building, according to police.
Jayden Rivera faces murder, manslaughter and weapon possession charges for the killings that were discovered on Nov. 26 in the building near East 136th Street in the Mott Haven section, police said.
Rivera is accused of killing his father, 38-year-old Jonathan Rivera, who was found with multiple stab wounds in the first-floor hallway of the building. The other two victims, young Kayden Rivera and 33-year-old Hanoi Peralta, were found stabbed to death in their apartment upstairs.
Neighbors say the three victims are a quiet family. News 4’s Ida Siegal reports.
A neighbor who saw the bloody scene told NBC New York he heard some commotion Sunday night outside of his home, what seemed like two men arguing at first.
“I heard a lot of …