WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A New York man has been sentenced for trying to kill his ex-girlfriend by stabbing her in a Metro-North train station.
Sidney Brown, of Westchester County, will spend 19 years behind bars for the attack.READ MORE: Retired FDNY Firefighter Suffering From 9/11-Related Illness In Need Of Lifesaving Bone Marrow Transplant
Officials say Brown repeatedly stabbed Deborah Henry in the parking lot of the Irvington station on April 8, 2015 around 6:30 p.m. Attacks were made on the victim’s neck, torso, back, and thigh.READ MORE: Harlem Man Arrested After Allegedly Punching Woman, Striking 5-Year-Old Child
The attack was witnessed by several bystanders, including the Irvington fire chief who intervened.MORE NEWS: New York Judge Suspends Father's Visitation Rights With Daughter Unless He Gets COVID Vaccine Or Subjects To Weekly Testing
Brown pleaded guilty to attempted murder and strangulation.