September 02, 2015 | Updated at 06:27 AM EDT The Latest Entertainment & Celebrity News

Krim Family Grandmother Says Crime Was "Horror Story"; Nanny Had 'Epic Argument' with Marina Krim Before Kids Murdered

The latest details on the murder of two kids by their nanny in NYC.

By Dexter Keyton, EnStars on Nov 08, 2012 02:19 PM EST
facebook tweet this pin it plus
Sign Up for Newsletter
Marina Krim with Family
A photo Marina Krim posted on her blog, with husband Kevin and deceased daughter Lucia
(Photo : Marina Krim/LiveJournal)

More information is being released regarding the New York City nanny responsible for the killing of two children.

Yoselyn Ortega, the Dominican Republic nanny for the Krim family, was charged last week for the murder of Marina and Kevin Krim's 2-year-old son Leo and 6-year-old daughter Lucia.

According to Radar Online, a source close to the case reported that Marina Krim and Ortega had an "epic argument" the day before the killing.

The source for Radar claims that Ortega reportedly said "when she left at the end of the day before the murders, Marina ignored her when she said good-bye and this made her very, very angry."

Mrs. Krim supposedly felt that Ortega wasn't taking care of the kids properly and feeding them too much junk food.

Kevin Krim's mother, Karen, commented, "It was just a horror story."

"I was their grandmother. It is really horrible," said Karen, who was interviewed on Wednesday at her Calif. home.

During questioning Ortega told police that she was angered the Krim family wanted her to do housework.

The Daily Mail reported the New York City police officials comments on Ortega's questioning saying, "She said something like, 'I'm paid to watch the children, not clean up and do housework.'"

Ortega had financial troubles that led to Mr. and Mrs. Krim offering extra money in exchange to do housework. The nanny did not take the offer kindly as the family planned on giving Ortega an additional five hours a week of work which got in the way of her medical appointments.

On Oct. 25, Marina Krim returned to her Upper West Side apartment in New York in the evening to find both of her children dead in the bathtub at the hands of her nanny bleeding nearby.

Police say they believe Ortega started cutting herself when Krim returned home.

"We believe now that the nanny began to stab herself as the woman entered the room," said Police Commissioner Ray Kelly on Friday. "We initially thought that had already been done but now information is coming out that she did it as the mother entered the bathroom."

Marina arrived at her Manhattan home with her three-year-old daughter Nessie who was with her at the time of the attack, according to the New York Post. The mom of three returned to her home after Ortega and the two children were missing from meeting Marina and Nessie at a nearby pool.

The father of the family, Kevin Krim, is a CNBC executive and was returning from a business trip in San Francisco at the time of the killings.

© 2015 Enstarz, All rights reserved. Do not reproduce without permission.

facebook tweet this pin it plus
Contribute to this Story send us a tip send us a tip send us a tip
Sign Up for Newsletters

Around The Web

  • SEARCH ENSTARS

Bea Miller & Nathan Sykes

Round 3 For Our Song of Summer 2015 Tourney Is Live!

The elite eight have been selected, but which will make it into the final four? You decide!

'SIster Wives'

Are Janelle, Meri & Christine Faking Happiness On 'Sister Wives?'

Fans are alleging that Kody's first three wives aren't as happy as they act about Robyn's pregnancy

Once Upon a Time

Why Is Rumple Guiding Emma In The Woods In 'Once Upon a Time' Promo Photo?

Rumple and Emma's interaction will be addressed early in the premiere.

Kim Kardashian

Did Kim Kardashian Have The Worst Look Of The Night?

Kim Kardashian criticized for her maternity dress at the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards.

Draya Michele

'BBWLA' Stars Draya Michele & Brandi Maxiell's Beef Reaches New Heights On Instagram

Draya Michele and Brandi Maxiell are the latest ladies of 'Basketball Wives LA' to give fans a first row seat at their drama on social media, and it's pretty explosive.

Willie Nelson

Publication Claims Willie Nelson Has Passed At 81 During Death Hoax

When a publication falsely reported that Willie Nelson had died at age 81, the truth came out that it was incorrect.

Lil Scrappy

Lil Scrappy Reads Erica Dixon To Filth In Part 2 Of 'Love & Hip Hop Atlanta' Reunion

Lil Scrappy reaches his breaking point and lets it all out against Erica Dixon in a first look of the second part of the 'Love & Hip Hop Atlanta' reunion special.

Kim Kardashian

Did Kim Kardashian Have The Worst Look Of The Night?

Kim Kardashian criticized for her maternity dress at the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards.

Bea Miller & Nathan Sykes

Round 3 For Our Song of Summer 2015 Tourney Is Live!

The elite eight have been selected, but which will make it into the final four? You decide!

Mimi Faust

'LHHATL' Shocker: Mimi Faust Throws In Towel On Joseline Hernandez Feud, How Does She Respond?

Mimi Faust is over her major beef with Joseline Hernandez, but is Hernandez just as willing to stop the feud?

Matt Bomer Simon Halls

Matt Bomer & Simon Halls To Be Honorees At Award Ceremony For Their Advocacy & Contributions

Matt Bomer and his husband, Simon Halls, are taking their activist skills to a special new level.

Brad Pitt

'Sons of Anarchy' Movie Hoax: Brad Pitt Is Not Playing John Teller In Feature Film

A 'Sons of Anarchy' movie hoax had many people fooled with claims that Brad Pitt would be playing a significant character.

Leah Messer & Twins

Leah Messer's Alleged Boyfriend T.R. Dues Says Their Relationship Isn't Romantic

Leah Messer's alleged boyfriend claimed in a new interview that their relationship is not romantic.

Sawyer Fredericks

Sawyer Fredericks Teases Song 'A Good Storm' On Instagram!

Listen to a snippet of a song from Sawyer Fredericks that can wind up on his debut album here.

Virginia on air shooting

Here Are The Latest Updates On The Virginia WDBJ Shooting

Allison Parker and Adam Ward were reporting a feature story in Roanoke when a gunman opened fire on them

Latest News

'Arrow'

Green Lantern To Join 'Arrow' Crew In Season 4?

'Arrow''s showrunner might have just added fuel to rumors about Green Lantern coming on board season 4.

Law and Order SVU

Official Look At Olivia And Crew In Season 17 In 'Law & Order: SVU' Unveiled

A first look at the snazzed up crew of 'Law & Order: SVU' in season 17 was recently revealed.

'Mad Max Fury Road'

'Mad Max Fury Road' Named Best Film Of 2015

The madness of Max has taken over the International Federation of Film Critics.

Idris Elba

Author Apologizes For Saying Idris Elba 'Too Street,' Not 'Suave Enough' To Play James Bond

We've had our first African-American president, high-time we got our first black 'James Bond.'

Agents of SHIELD

The ATCU Will Soon Arrive on 'Agents Of SHIELD,' Are They Good Or Evil?

Elizabeth Henstridge teases Constance Zimmer's new organization

Ciara

Are Ciara & Russell Wilson Engaged?

Did Russell Wilson propose to his girlfriend Ciara?

Kylie Jenner

Kim Kardashian Reportedly Isn't A Fan Of Tyga's Latest Music Video

Kylie Jenner is no Kim Kardashian... according to Kim Kardashian.

The Duggar Family

Does Jessa Duggar Know The Key To A Happy Marriage?

The former TLC star knows what it takes to avoid a cheating a spouse and isn't afraid to share what she's learned.

Real Time Analytics