Jesus Alejandro Sentenced For Brutal Murder Of Girlfriend

NEW YORK (WCBS 880) – A 22-year-old man convicted of stabbing his girlfriend to death in her East Harlem apartment in April 2008 has been sentenced.

WCBS 880’s Irene Cornell On The Case

Prosecutor Jennifer Siegel said Jesus Alejandro stabbed 25-year-old Christina Hernandez — the mother of his son —  26 times, slit her throat, and left her head next to the open oven door with the gas turned on.

It was a scene so awful, said the prosecutor, that the seasoned homicide detective who had to describe it to a jury was fighting back tears.

Alejandro was 18-years-old at the time of the murder. He claimed he didn’t remember doing it.

Judge Gregory Caro sentenced Alejandroto 23 year to life in prison.

Sobbing family members packed the courtroom Monday wearing t-shirts that read “We want justice.”

“This senseless death was the culmination of a relationship plagued by violence,” said District Attorney Cy Vance.

What do you have to say about this story? Sound off in the comments section below!

  • Meme Meyagi

    what is done about 7 million mooslime terrorists living in usa?

  • DanTe

    Why so harsh on him? This is just how deSPICable shows their love to each other. They know it going in. That’s why they just constantly chose this kind of a MAN’s MAN.

  • sammy

    Give him the GAS
    Not worth keeping alive !!!!!!!

  • Liberals Are Evil

    He does not remember killing her? How convinient is that!!!

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