Thomas B. Jadlowski faces manslughter charges and is accused of hunting after legal hours following the killing of his neighbor, Rosemary Billquist (pictured above), who he shot. Jadlowski claims he mistook Billquist for a deer.
According to The New York Times, Billquist had been walking her dogs near her Sherman, New York home shortly after sundown. Her husband, Jamie Billquist, remembered seeing his labrador retrievers run back to the house without her, barking with urgency.
“They obviously knew something happened,” said Jamie. “And I’m thinking to myself, ‘This isn’t right.’”
When they announced the charges, police reiterated that Jadlowski did not intend to cause harm to Billquist. Billquist’s killing was described by a sheriff as “reckless” — it is illegal to hunt after sunset.
The small town of Sherman has been openly horrified by the death, knowing the two had been acquaintances: “I know the families and most of the people that know these people,” said Chautauqua
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A Michigan mother of three has been charged with involuntary manslaughter and second-degree child abuse following the co-sleeping death of her 6-month-old son.
Leslie Neuman, 32, turned herself in Monday in connection to the death of her son, Connor Kleemann, according to Detroit’s FOX 2. The Wayne County Prosecutor’s Office alleges she had been drinking the night of her son’s death and had been previously warned about the dangers of co-sleeping.
Police responded to a 911 call from Neuman’s home in Livonia around 6 am on December 29, 2016 and found the infant unresponsive. He was then taken to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead.
According to defense attorney Maggie Cotant, Neuman and her sister were drinking and eating leftovers from Christmas dinner the previous evening. Over the course of eight hours, it is alleged they each consumed about four beers and a shot of hard liquor. “[The
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A high school student allegedly choked his mother’s ex-boyfriend to death on Monday after he witnessed him beating his mom.
Luis Moux, 18, of the Bronx, was arrested and charged with manslaughter, according to PIX11.
Forty-three-year-old Stanley Washington went to the Bronx apartment to talk to Moux’s mother, and it escalated into violence when he began beating the 37-year-old woman. Moux reportedly ran out of his room and pulled the man off his mother. He then allegedly choked him to death.
Police said the mother briefly passed out in the incident. Washington has 26 prior arrests, two of which were for domestic violence against the teenager’s mother.
Moux was arrested on Monday and charged with manslaughter, the New York Post reports.
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