LOWELL (CBS) — A Nashua, New Hampshire man accused of killing his own grandmother was arrested in Lowell Friday evening. Jacob Abraham, 27, is charged with second-degree murder in the death of his grandmother, 71-year-old Cynthia Toupin.
The New Hampshire attorney general and Nashua police allege that Abraham caused his grandmother’s death “by causing blunt force trauma to her head and/or a puncture wound to her neck, manifesting an extreme indifference to the value of human life.”READ MORE: Bill Russell Talks To CBS News About Pioneering Career With Boston Celtics And His Legacy
The Medical Examiner will conduct an autopsy on Toupin Saturday.READ MORE: Shakeel Bodden Charged With Murder In Stabbing Death At Somerville Home
Abraham is also charged with being a fugitive from justice in Massachusetts and will be arraigned in Lowell District Court on Monday.MORE NEWS: COVID Spiking In New Hampshire With Record-High Number Of Active Cases