second degree murder
The New York City Office of Chief Medical Examiner ruled the baby’s death was caused by homicidal asphyxiation.
Angelika Graswald, 35, told investigators she felt trapped in their relationship and tampered with his boat.
According to court papers, Fisher demonstrated to a responding emergency medical worker how she put the child to sleep by cupping her hands in “a smothering gesture.”
David Sadler, 45, of Hempstead, is accused of striking 17-year-old Terrance Grier in the neck with a machete, killing him.
Diana Nadell, of Cutler Bay, Fla., was arraigned Wednesday in Clarkstown Justice Court.
Police have made an arrest in connection with the death of a man whose body was found in a plastic storage container in Brooklyn on Saturday.
Barber shop co-owner Cedric Simpson, 34, was arrested on charges of murder and criminal possession of a weapon for the fatal stabbing of Carl Richardson with scissors.
Prosecutors in court Friday argued that after the baby was born in a bathroom, Santos Elena Ruiz Solano caused three fractures to the baby’s skull. But Solano’s attorney said his client didn’t kill her child.
A grand jury is expected to formally charge Maxwell Sherman, of Long Beach, in the death of 18-year-old newlywed Lauren Daverin.
The body of 18-year-old Lauren Daverin, clad in only a pair of boots, was found Thursday night by a footbridge in Rockville Centre.
In a chilling twist, 18-year-old Maxwell Sherman — the man charged in connection with Daverin’s death — spoke with CBS 2’s Carolyn Gusoff at the crime scene Friday one day before his arrest.
Maxwell Sherman, 18, of Long Beach is being held without bail until his next court appearance on Aug. 28.
A Long Island teenager was charged Saturday night with the second-degree murder, in connection with the death of a young woman in Rockville Centre.
Two women have been arrested and charged in the Saturday morning stabbing death of a man who police said was apparently tried to break up their argument.
Hundreds of people gathered at Broad and Market streets on Monday afternoon, with many carrying signs reading, “Justice for Trayvon Martin.”