Man charged in connection to murder of Bronx woman Laura Araujo, who was found in duffel bag

Police in Philadelphia have arrested a man in connection with the murder of a 23-year-old Bronx woman whose body was found stuffed in a duffel bag.



They say Jeremiah Jackson beat and strangled Laura Araujo. Her body was found wrapped in a blanket on Monday with her feet and hands bound.



Araujo's belongings were found near her body, but her car was discovered torched miles away.



Jackson has been charged with murder, robbery, theft and other offenses.


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