Teresa Astete

Juan Gonzalez (credit: Handout)

Brentwood Man Gets Time Served, Probation After Pleading Guilty To Smothering Mother

Juan Gonzalez was sentenced to six months time served and five years’ probation after admitting that he smothered his 98-year-old mother, Teresa Astete, last June.


Police said Juan Gonzalez, 69, suffocated his mother before attempting suicide in the home the two shared. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Cops: Brentwood Man Attempted Suicide After Suffocating Mother

Police say a 69-year-old man tried to kill himself after suffocating his mother on Long Island.