News Son of woman killed in Brooklyn home arrested months after murder, NYPD says Noreen Mulzac was found dead inside her home in Canarsie on Monday, July 18, 2017, police said. Her son, Jayvon, was charged with her murder on Dec. 7. Photo Credit: Facebook; Adeja Crearer By Nicole Brown firstname.lastname@example.org @ncb417 Updated December 8, 2017 2:01 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet gShare Email The adopted son of a woman who was found dead with her legs bound in her Brooklyn home was arrested Thursday, nearly five months after the murder, the NYPD said. Jayvon Mulzac, 28, who lives in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, allegedly strangled his 70-year-old mother, Noreen Mulzac, after binding her legs, according to police and the medical examiner. Noreen Mulzac, who worked as a nurse, was found by her daughter’s boyfriend on July 17, inside her home on Flatlands Third Street in Canarsie. Police had been looking for Jayvon Mulzac since his mother was found. He was arrested in Massachusetts in August for misdemeanor assault and was brought to Brooklyn Thursday, where he was charged with his mother’s murder, prosecutors said. “The dastardly killing of a beloved senior citizen, allegedly by her own son, is truly shocking. We are committed to bringing this defendant to justice for this brutal and unspeakable crime,” Acting Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez said. Mulzac was held without bail and is due back in court on Feb. 14, 2018, the DA’s office said. He has at least six prior arrests, including one for a violent gunpoint robbery inside his mother’s home in 2006. He and two other men tied up his mother, duct-taped her mouth shut, pistol-whipped her and robbed her, according to the criminal complaint. By Nicole Brown email@example.com @ncb417 Nicole Brown is the Internet News Manager at amNY.com, covering local news since 2016. She has written for MSNBC.com and was editor-in-chief of NYU’s Washington Square News. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.