31-year-old Officer Arianna Reyes-Gomez was murdered on June 13, 2022 in the Bronx, NY. Officer Arianna was a police officer with the NYPD. Her husband Argenis Baez, 33, was charged with second degree murder. The couple have a 3-year-old child together.
Officer Arianna was killed at her home inside an apartment at 2:50 a.m. Argenis and Arianna were arguing. The situation escalated and Argenis is accused of stabbing Officer Arianna several times.
Officer Arianna was able to call a relative for help, that relative then called 911. Responding officers arrived on scene and found Officer Arianna dead with multiple stab wounds.
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EMS pronounced Officer Arianna dead on site. Argenis had left the scene before police arrived. The couple's 3-year-old child was not at the apartment when Officer Arianna was murdered.
The NYPD addressed the situation saying:
"Today, we mourn. Our hearts are heavy as we investigate the tragic murder of an NYPD officer who was off-duty last night in the Bronx. We're here for her loved ones, her fellow cops - and to ensure the person responsible is brought to justice."
Argenis turned himself in to police headquarters a few hours later, he is now charged with murder. The couple's child is with a relative at the moment.