Alex Ciccotelli Jr.
This handsome guy is Alex Ciccotelli Jr.; a successful Wall Street banker but most importantly is that Ciccotelli is the longtime boyfriend of Christina Carlin-Kraft, the young model whose body was found inside her apartment in Pennsylvania.
According to the DA, Kraft was strangled in her home in Lower Merion Township. The 36-year-old was a Playboy model who resided alone in her Main Line apartment.
Her body was found after police were called to conduct a wellness check. Officials say she was inside her bedroom. An autopsy confirmed and ruled the death a homicide caused by “ligature strangulation,” meaning her killer used a cord-like object, such as a rope, as the weapon.
She kept a profile on website Model Mayhem that listed New York as her home and said her credits included photo shoots for David Yurman, Vanity Fair Magazine, Victoria’s Secret, Playboy Magazine, Maxim Magazine and QVC.
The 5´9´´described herself as “dark brown hair, olive complexion, and green eyes.”
A close friend of Kraft revealed the unit she lived in is owned by her boyfriend, an unidentified Wall Street banker. The friend who asked not to be identified according to Philly.com –also revealed the couple had been dating for about nine years. Kraft’s lover is yet to make any statements about her demise.
Prior to her modeling, Christina Carlin-Kraft also worked as a waitress at the Borgata in Atlantic City.
The stunner also had brushes with the law, in 2016 the former model allegedly hit and kicked the manager of a fine restaurant on Manhattan’s Upper West Side after a fight over the bill. At the time she was charged with assault.
Phillymag also reported days before her killing, Carlin-Kraft had items stolen from her apartment, including handbags and jewelry. Police executed a search warrant on a home in Southwest Philadelphia and recovered some of the stolen goods.
Police is currently investigating the crime scene, looking into surveillance video footage from cameras facing the property.
As for her boyfriend, Alex Ciccotelli Jr. reports say, he was questioned by police for several hours the day after she was found in her luxury Philadelphia-area condo.
He was taken to the Lower Merion Township Police Department. Recent updates have revealed the couple had been dating for close to 14, years. According to the Daily Mail, she even got along with his family, reason why not only Alex Ciccotelli Jr. is going through a rough time but also his relatives including his father Alex Sr. and uncle, David Ciccotelli.
It was Alex’s father who revealed to media that his son, Alex Ciccotelli Jr. is working with police rather than being treated as a suspect.
Alex Ciccotelli Jr. and Kraft were definitely devoted to each other, he allegedly got the apartment for her and also have a house in Margate on the beach and they would come on vacations, sources said.
42-year-old Ciccotelli was born September 18, 1975. He has lived in PA and previously lived in Jersey City, NJ and Jersey City, NJ. Online info says he worked as a Fixed Income Sales at ICAP. According to his LinkedIn, he is listed as the general manager at Baron Building & Restoration, LLC.