Karina Vetrano (July 12, 1986 - August 2, 2016) was a resident of Queens, New York. She received her Master's Degree from St. John's University. 
She was an avid jogger and worked as a caterer at the Vetro Lounge in Howard Beach, Queens. 
On August 2, 2016 Vetrano's body was discovered deep in the marshes near 161st Ave. and 78th St. in Howard Beach, Queens. 
Investigators believe she was murdered.  Her body was found with her running tights pulled halfway down. Vetrano's cause of death was from strangulation. 
There were signs of vaginal and anal trauma. 
The parents of Karina have set up a Go Fund Me with a reward of up to $100,000 for information implicating her fugitive killer. 
The NYPD have also offered a $20,000 reward.  
On February 4, 2017, Chanel Lewis was taken into custody in connection to her murder.