NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The homeless man accused of killing four other homeless men in Chinatown is due to return to court on Monday.
Investigators charged 24-year-old Randy Santos with four counts of murder.READ MORE: New York State Hospital Workers Must Get Vaccinated, No Testing Option, Cuomo Says; State Reviewing New CDC Mask Guidance
Police say on Oct. 5, he used a metal pipe to beat five homeless men as they were sleeping on Bowery and East Broadway. Four of the five victims died.READ MORE: Town Of Hempstead Beaches Suspend Swimming After More Shark Sightings Off Long Island
Investigators believe the attacks were random.
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