Police: Blood, feces-stained letter sent to mother of Karina Vetrano murder suspect

Karina Vetrano, 30, of Queens, left her home for a jog around 5 p.m. Tuesday. Her body later was found by her father in a Howard Beach park near her home. (via Instagram)

A gruesome letter was sent to the mother of the Brooklyn man suspected of killing Karina Vetrano.

Police say Veta Lewis received a letter stained with blood and feces demanding an apology. Her son, Chanel, was arrested and charged in February with the rape and murder of 30-year-old Vetrano.

Vetrano was killed after going for a jog in Howard Beach in August.

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The NYPD has opened an investigation into the letter.
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