PROSPECT-LEFFERTS GARDENS, Brooklyn (WABC) -- A woman's body was found inside a box in her Brooklyn apartment on Friday. Her son has now been charged with murder.
Police made the discovery while responding to a 911 call on Linden Boulevard in Prospect Lefferts Gardens.
The 67-year-old woman, identified as Shirley Awer, shared the apartment with her 30-year-old son, David Drummond.
Drummond was arrested and later charged with murder.
Police have not determined the cause of death, but say there were signs of trauma on her body.