NYPD cop Rosette Samuel kills boyfriend and 1-year-old before committing suicide: cops

Posted at 12:22 PM, Apr 15, 2013
and last updated 2013-04-15 13:29:22-04

Police were still on the scene of a suspected murder-suicide in Brooklyn where an NYPD cop reportedly shot and killed her 1-year-old baby and her boyfriend before killing herself.

EAST FLATBUSH, Brooklyn (PIX11) — An NYPD cop shot and killed her boyfriend and their 1-year-old son before taking her own life inside their Brooklyn home.

According to authorities, officers responded to the E. 56th apartment in East Flatbush after Rosette Samuel’s 19-year-old son called police.

Officers reportedly discovered the boyfriend’s body in a hallway while the 43-year-old cop and the infant were found lying in the couple’s bed.

The woman’s teen son is said to be the lone survivor, fleeing the apartment shortly after the shooting.

While the identities of the victims were not released, the New York Daily News reports that the police officer was a 13-year NYPD veteran and was assigned to the 108th Precinct.