More details have emerged in the killings of a Calgary mother and her five-year-old son who were found dead in their northwest Evanston home in May.
Chona Manzano, 35, and her five-year-old son Gabrial were found in their northwest Calgary home in May. (Facebook)
An autopsy confirmed Chona Manzano and her son Gabrial had been stabbed to death. Police have since charged 26-year-old Guevera Wilson Clorina, who is related to the victims, with two counts of second-degree murder.
Court documents show Manzano may have learned about an inappropriate sexual relationship, which Clorina may be facing charges for in the near future.
The information was released in an application for a search warrant, which also describes how Chona’s father-in-law, Ernesto Manzano, was the first on scene.
Blood was the first thing Ernesto saw upon arrival at his son’s home during the lunch hour May 16, according to the court documents.
The garage door had been left open and Ernesto told police there was blood on the floor, walls, door knob and into the kitchen.
Ernesto found his son’s wife, Chona, lying face down with blood surrounding her body but couldn’t find a pulse.
He bolted up the blood-stained stairs to the second floor of the home.
In the master bedroom, Ernesto made the devastating discovery of his five-year-old grandson, Gabrial, face down in a pool of blood.
The barefoot boy was on the floor at the foot of his parents’ bed with…