Joey Bethea

Victim's son, Kens, and victim's sister, Patricia, at Mineola court after sentencing (Photo/Mona Rivera)

NYer Gets 25-To-Life For 1989 Long Island Murder

A man linked through DNA evidence to the 1989 murder of a New Jersey woman on Long Island has been sentenced to 25 years to life in prison.


A Jail Cell - File / Photo: JEFF HAYNES/AFP/Getty Images

NY Man Convicted In Decades-Old Killing

Joey Bethea was found guilty of murder in the strangulation of 22-year-old Dorothy LeConte, of North Bergen, N.J. She was visiting relatives on Long Island.