Jose Martinez

(Credit: NYPD)

Murder Charges Dropped In Washington Heights Cold Case

The murder of restaurant owner Jose Martinez in Washington Heights is 1986 was a cold case that went unsolved until the victim’s daughter, using the internet, tracked down the confessed killer.

10/30/2014

Jose Martinez, left, is accused of killing Carmen Saldana in 2009. (credit: CBS 2/Handout)

Family Of Slain FIT Student Faces Alleged Killer In Court

Jose Martinez was arraigned on a 15-count indictment that includes charges of murder, kidnapping, predatory sexual assault and criminal sex act.

09/26/2013

NYPD Car (file / credit: D Dipasupil/Getty Images)

Homeless Man Arrested In 2009 Killing Of Fashion Student

A homeless man has been charged with the July 2009 murder of a 23-year-old student at the Fashion Institute of Technology in Manhattan, police said.

09/25/2013

Accused killer Justo Santos was brought back to New York in handcuffs on Friday night. (Credit CBS 2)

Suspect Indicted In 1986 Murder Of Inwood Restaurateur

A suspect was formally indicted Monday in the murder of an Upper Manhattan restaurant owner more than a quarter century ago.

06/17/2013

Justo Santos (Miami PD)

Accused Killer Back In New York Following Online Manhunt

Justo Santos arrived in the City on Friday night in handcuffs, he was tracked down by the victim’s daughter.

06/15/2013

Justo Santos (Miami PD)

Woman Uses Internet To Find Father’s Accused Killer 27 Years After Murder

A woman is credited with tracking down her father’s accused killer online — nearly three decades after his murder.

06/11/2013

Jose Martinez, 38, of Brentwood is the former dean of the Isaac E. Young Middle School in New Rochelle. On Thursday he pleaded guilty to a criminal sex act with a 14-year-old boy. (Credit: New Rochelle Police Department) boy.

Former Dean Of New Rochelle School Pleads Guilty To Sex Act With Boy

The former dean of a New York middle school has pleaded guilty to a criminal sex act with a 14-year-old boy.

07/21/2011

Taylor (AP), New Jersey snow (CBS 2), Martinez (Handout)

The Week In Review: Taylor Sentenced, Bus Driver Speaks & Winter Flashback

This week in the Tri-State area, we saw the continuing fallout from the Bronx bus crash that left 15 people dead, witnessed an unprecedented prosecution of ACS workers and received another visit from an unwelcome guest — old man winter.

03/27/2011

Jose Martinez (Credit: Handout)

Westchester Assistant Principal Faces Sex Assault Charge

Jose Martinez, 38, was arrested Thursday at his Brentwood home for what police describe as an ongoing pattern of sexual conduct with a male student, who was 14 at the time.

03/25/2011

Generic Hospital Bed File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Man Shoots Self, Ex-Girlfriend’s Beau

The pair argued before Martinez took out a handgun and fired two shots at Paredez. Humphrey said one bullet hit Paredez in the head while the other went through his hand and into his torso.

01/01/2011