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Suspect charged in Waterbury mother’s homicide

Luisito Dejesus

WATERBURY — A man has been charged in the the death of a Waterbury mother on Monday.

Luisito Dejesus has been charged with the murder of Nathalie Feliciano, in addition to other charges.

According to Waterbury police, they were called to 96 Edin Avenue just after 1:30 a.m. when a neighbor reported a person laying in the driveway, bleeding.

Police say when they arrived, they found Feliciano dead in the driveway.

Natalie Feliciano

Police have identified the man arrested and charged as 33-year-old Luisito Dejesus.

Police said after his arrest, Dejesus confessed to detectives that he shot Nathalie Feliciano. They also said there was a history of domestic violence in their relationship.

On Monday, police said they took Dejesus into custody after a chase through several towns.  Police said he was involved with a robbery the day before the homicide.

Feliciano had a 16 year old son.

Dejesus was held on a $3 million bond.

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