Port Orange police: Woman strangled mom

Jennifer Kate Huntington arrested at Halifax Hospital Daytona Beach

Published On: Jan 07 2013 11:53:23 AM EST   Updated On: Jan 07 2013 12:56:07 PM EST
Jennifer Huntington
PORT ORANGE, Fla. -

A 33-year-old woman was arrested Monday on first-degree murder charges in the strangulation of her 62-year-old mother, according to Port Orange police.

Jennifer Kate Huntington was arrested in the death of her mother, Fabian Huntington.

According to police, officers were called on Sunday afternoon to the 700 block of Rampart Drive in Port Orange and found Fabian Huntington dead.

An autopsy was performed on Monday and revealed that she had died as the result of strangulation, police said.

Port Orange police obtained an arrest warrant and took Jennifer Huntington into custody at Halifax Hospital Daytona Beach.

No other details have been released.

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