Leake & Watts

Meagan White (credit: Westchester County Police)

Westchester Teacher, 34, Accused Of Rape Of 16-Year-Old Boy

Meaghan White, 34, allegedly had two sexual encounters with a 16-year-old boy in her car at Wilson’s Woods Park in Mount Vernon, Westchester Police said.

12/05/2013

Autistic Man Burned

Lawsuit: Bronx Group Home Workers Branded Disabled Man With Potato Masher

The lawsuit claims 24-year-old Eduardo Sandoval was branded with a hot potato masher by at least one staffer at the Leake & Watts residential facility last June.

05/20/2013

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DA: No Criminal Charges In Death Of Yonkers Student

An investigation has determined that no criminal charges are warranted in the death of 16-year-old Corey Foster who was restrained at a school for troubled children.

08/02/2012

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Teen’s Death At Yonkers School Ruled An Accident

Corey Foster died after he was physically restrained by staff at Leake & Watts residential treatment center in Yonkers after apparently becoming agitated on a basketball court on April18.

07/11/2012

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Parents Demand Answers After 16-Year-Old Son Dies At Yonkers School

“I’m torn between disbelief, disgust, anger,” Andre Foster said at a news conference in Queens on Monday. “I’m just looking for some kind of justice.”

04/30/2012

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Several Employees At Yonkers School Placed On Leave After Teen’s Death

Corey Foster died last week at the Leake & Watts facility shortly after he was restrained by members of the staff.

04/24/2012