Elderly homicide victim identified as Anne Weiss

An elderly woman found dead in her apartment on Saturday has been identified as Anne Weiss, ” title=”latimes.com”>latimes.com:

“If a woman can be a mensch, she would be a mensch,” said Sharon Queen-Ford, 72, Weiss’ neighbor, using the Yiddish word for a person of integrity.

Family members of the victim said that her husband, Milton Weiss, in jail on suspicion of murder, had recently been “getting confused” and would get angry about things that weren’t real.

Family members told KTLA that the couple had been happily married for 20 years, but that recently Milton Weiss thought his wife was stealing his money.

“She had said she was having a lot of trouble with him,” neighbor Sharon Queen-Ford told KTLA. “He was getting confused about things and would be angry about something that wasn’t real.”