Giorgina Nigro, 32, was killed in her sleep sometime early Wednesday morning by her ex-husband. Nigro was said to have divorced her husband, Vito Nigro, 42, five years ago because “he beat her and was very controlling,” but she went back to him several years ago because the couple had three children together.
The Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office has charged Vito with the murder of his ex-wife. Sources said Vito attempted suicide by jumping into tragic on the Garden State Parkway. Vito is now in custody at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick where he is in stable condition. His bail is set at $750,000.