Laconia Avenue

The conviction has been overturned for defendant Sparkle Daniel in the suffocation death of Nellie Hocutt, 91. (Credit: CBS2)

Appeals Court Overturns Woman’s Conviction In Brutal Murder Of Bronx Grandmother

A New York appeals court on Friday overturned the conviction of a woman found guilty in the gruesome murder of an elderly Bronx grandmother.

11/07/2014

Police are looking for a suspect wanted for a shooting in the Bronx. (credit: NYPD)

Cops: Gunman Opens Fire On Bronx Street As Children Skip Down Sidewalk

The entire incident was captured on surveillance video. It happened just after 8 p.m. on Nov. 16 on Laconia Avenue in the Edenwald section.

11/19/2013

Nellie Hocutt's granddaughter's Ashley Whitfield (L), Sonique Graham (R)

Family Decries Sentence In Grandmother’s Murder

Nellie Hocutt’s family members were consoling themselves in a Bronx courtroom Tuesday after hearing the sentence of 25 years to life for defendant Nadine Panton.

12/21/2010