Osceola County

‘I’m sorry’: Woman arrested for murder involving mother’s death found with hammer, scissors in hand

OSCEOLA COUNTY, Fla. — 5:15 p.m. update 12/13/2021:

Osceola County Sheriff Marcos Lopez said deputies arrived to Natalie Gonzalez’s home in Kissimmee on Saturday and found her with a hammer and scissors in her hand.

Lopez said Gonzalez kept saying “I’m sorry, I’m sorry.”

READ: Shots fired in East River High School parking lot, district says; no injuries reported

After they went inside, they found her mom lying face down in the shower. Deputies believe she was hit in the back of the head and had multiple stab wounds.

She told deputies she believed her mother was another family member who was out to hurt her.

12 p.m. Update:

Natalie Gonzalez did not appear in court as expected Sunday morning.

WFTV has learned that Gonzalez’s court appearance has been rescheduled for Monday.

Previous Story:

According to deputies, 32-year-old Natalie Marie Gonzalez has been arrested for first degree murder for an incident involving her mother’s death.

Original Story:

The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a suspicious death in Kissimmee.

The incident happened on the 100 block of Windy Dune Court in Osceola County.


According to deputies, they are interviewing a person of interest who is cooperating.

Read: Orange County Sheriff employee killed in I-4 crash near Orlando

Deputies have not released any other information at this time, except to say this is an active and ongoing investigation.

Read: Parramore Main Street gets a boost with Day of Service

Channel 9 has a crew on the way and will bring you the latest information when it becomes available.

Read: 5 injured in Orlando drive-by shooting

Anyone with information can call the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office at (407) 348-2222 or Crimeline 800-423-TIPS (8477).

Click here to download the free WFTV news and weather apps, click here to download the WFTV Now app for your smart TV and click here to stream Channel 9 Eyewitness News live.