- Associated Press - Thursday, July 3, 2014

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A Philadelphia man has surrendered to police after the body of his elderly mother was found in a basement freezer.

Philadelphia police said 58-year-old William Carrasquillo surrendered Thursday afternoon. Police spokeswoman Jillian Russell said he will be charged with abuse of a corpse.

The body of 83-year-old Andrea Carrasquillo was found in her home Tuesday morning.

Police are awaiting a determination on how she died.

It’s not clear whether Carrasquillo has an attorney.

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