Criminally Negligent Homicide
Homicide charges were filed against a Connecticut father Tuesday, after his 15-month-old son died in a hot car this past summer.
Nicole Diggs, of the Bronx, was charged with one count of criminally negligent homicide and one count of endangering the welfare of a child in an indictment unsealed by the Westchester District Attorney’s Office Wednesday.
Police said the shooting occurred Sept. 2 – Labor Day – at Eric Gaulin’s townhouse as he showed several rifles to the victim, 23-year-old Megan Bookstaver of Hicksville, Long Island.
One of the defendants is being charged with criminally negligent homicide following the October 2012 death of 72-year-old patient Aurelia Rios, prosecutors said.
A man has been slapped with multiple charges and traffic citations in connection with a crash that left a 9-year-old boy dead, and three others injured, in Fort Greene, Brooklyn this weekend.
According to police, Steven Calandrillo, 25, slammed his car into a woman standing on the sidewalk at the corner of Shore Parkway and Bragg Street in Sheepshead Bay around 2 a.m. on Saturday.
A swimming pool company president charged in a Connecticut boy’s drowning has pleaded guilty to criminally negligent homicide, a misdemeanor.
A Brooklyn woman has been charged with criminally negligent homicide for allegedly causing a fatal accident while texting and driving.
Police said Eric Hakimisefat, 16, was going twice the speed limit when he lost control of his car and slammed into a telephone pole in Brooklyn.