Man, woman arrested in July murder of Brooklyn nurse

October 26, 2018 - 7:13 am

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The NYPD says they've got the people responsible for the murder of Brooklyn nurse in July.

Kyinar Thein, 58, was found dead in her East Flatbush home on July 21. 

Her body was discovered bound, wrapped in a bedsheet and stuffed in a closet inside her Lenox Road apartment.

Alexander Alberda, 21, and Annika Cansino, 23, both of Brooklyn, were arrested and charged with murder and kidnapping in connection with Thein's death.

Cansino is Thein's former roommate, 1010 WINS' Samantha Liebman reported. A motive is unclear.