Marissa Alvarez chained her son as he woke up yesterday morning. After tying him up with chains, she began stabbing her son.
Alvarez told police she only stopped stabbing him when her son tried to shield himself from her. The boy was stabbed several times on his chest.
The boy is now recovering in an Orlando hospital. The boy’s father was out of town at the time of the incident and is flying back in to be with his son.
Neighbors are in shock when they heard of the news. According to neighbors, they never noticed anything out of the ordinary with the family.
Marissa Alvarez is now in police custody and it is unclear as to why she would want to hurt her son.