Injection

Tamira Mobley (CBS 2)

NJ Woman Faces Manslaughter Charges For Allegedly Administering Fatal Silicone Injection Into Woman’s Buttocks

Tamira Mobley faces assault and manslaughter charges after allegedly injecting silicone into another woman’s buttocks despite not having a license to practice medicine.

03/11/2014

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Dr. Max Gomez: A Painless Trip To The Dentist

Fear of pain is a big part of dental-phobia and can lead to avoidance and possible health problems.

10/30/2013

Liliana Coello

Woman Charged After Butt Enhancement Causes Serious Infection

A Queens woman has been charged with assault for giving a woman a buttocks enhancement that led to a serious infection, police said Wednesday.

12/19/2012

Retracting syringes (file/photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

NJ Reports 2 More Meningitis Cases Related To Outbreak

The two cases bring the total in the state to four. All four patients are residents of Cumberland County.

10/12/2012

Kasia Rivera in court (credit: CBS 2)

East Orange Woman Pleads Not Guilty In Fatal Penis Injection Case

Authorities have charged 34-year-old Kasia Rivera of East Orange with reckless manslaughter and unauthorized practice of medicine.

12/14/2011

Needle (credit: CBS)

East Orange Woman Charged With Manslaughter After Alleged Fatal Penis Injection

The Essex County Prosecutor’s Office said Friday that 34-year-old Kasia Rivera gave 22-year-old Justin Street the injection on May 5. He died the next day.

12/09/2011

Generic Arrest File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

NY Woman Accused Of Illegal Silicone Injections

Prosecutors said Whalesca Castillo charged more than $1,000 for each round of shots. A criminal complaint filed in federal court in Manhattan said the 36-year-old Castillo does not have a medical license.

01/15/2011