Woman charged in 2010 murder

Posted at: 09/06/2013 11:58 AM
Updated at: 09/06/2013 12:01 PM

A Rochester woman has been arrested and charged with a murder from 2010.

Maria Velez, 55, of Rochester, is charged with second-degree murder. She was arrested on Thursday at her home on Pullman Avenue.

Police were called to Sanford Street on February 6, 2010 for an unresponsive man on the kitchen floor. When they arrived, they found 63-year-old Donald Rose dead on the floor. Police say Velez stabbed Rose several times. 

Police say a motive is unknown at this time.