CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A Long Island man was ordered to be held without bail Monday after allegedly gunning down his girlfriend as she ran from their Ridge apartment.
Jose Rodriguez III, 32, fatally shot Kimberly Solito, 36, twice in the back during a domestic dispute Sunday, police said. When officers responded, Rodriguez barricaded himself inside the home with his two young children, according to police. Then after letting the kids go, he exchanged gunfire with police before eventually surrendering, authorities said. No one was injured.