Nina Rivera - 29, was found naked under a pile of leaves in Marcus Garvery Park on Wednesday at approx. 8:45am. On Friday the Medical Examiner classified the incident as a homicide. Ms. Rivera - who lived with her six-year old son a few blocks away from the park - was strangled an autopsy revealed. Police have not made any arrests but have questioned several people, including her new boyfriend. The family told the Daily News that Rivera had suffered four strokes and had been partially paralyzed by one of them.
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