Franklin General Hospital

Nurse Marie Sweeney at the sentencing of Donte Oakes in Mineola, NY on Monday, April 16, 2012. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Queens Man Sentenced To 11 Years For Attacking L.I. Nurse With Broken Chair Leg

Donte Oakes was a patient at Franklin General Hospital in September of 2010 when officials said he broke a wooden chair into pieces and used one of its legs to beat 54-year-old Marie Sweeney.


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Police Investigate Shooting Death In St. Albans

Authorities said they found a 21-year-old woman shot around 3:30 a.m. Monday. The victim, from Virginia Beach, was shot 3 times – including twice in torso and once in the leg.