Attorney for suspect in murder of Osceola County mother asks for lower bond

in St. Cloud News & Events


OSCEOLA COUNTY, Fla. – Osceola County court records show Attorney Frank J. Bankowitz is asking for a lower bond for his client Angel Luis Rivera.

Rivera faces charges of capital murder, abuse of a dead body and failure to report a death.

The remains of the suspect’s daughter-in-law were found in October of 2019 near the home her estranged husband shared with his family.

Deputies said Nicole Montalvo was last seen dropping off her son with his father and grandparents at a home on Hixon Avenue in St. Cloud.