Man Who Killed 5 Relatives With Meat Cleaver In Brooklyn Gets 125 YearsThe 27-year-old Chen pleaded guilty earlier this month to murder and manslaughter charges.
Chinese Immigrant Indicted On 5 Counts Of Murder For Brooklyn SlashingsA Brooklyn grand jury voted Friday to indict Mingdong Chen, 25, for the killings. First degree murder no longer carries the death penalty in New York State, but does apply in a case of multiple killings.
Suspect Arraigned In Stabbing Deaths Of Brooklyn Mom, 4 Kids Mingdong Chen, 25, did not enter a plea at his arraignment on Monday. He is charged with killing his cousin's wife and her children in Sunset Park on Saturday. A judge ordered him held without bail.