Subscribe Register Login

Saturday, December 20, 2014, 11:32 p.m.
Top Picks - Arkansas Daily Deal

Man kills grandmother in TV show fight, New York police say

By The Associated Press

This article was published January 5, 2013 at 9:31 a.m.

— Police said a New York man has killed his grandmother after they argued over what TV show to watch.

They said Clarence Newcomb was arrested Friday at the home he shared with 82-year-old Kathleen Newcomb in Kings Park, on New York’s Long Island.

Suffolk County police said a man called them at 4:35 a.m. to report the woman was lying on the floor. Officers said they found her dead.

Medical officials haven’t determined how she died. No weapons have been recovered.

Police said 25-year-old Clarence Newcomb told them he and his grandmother had argued over what to watch on TV. Lt. Jack Fitzpatrick said he doesn’t know what shows were involved.

Newcomb is in custody and can’t be reached for comment. Police said he’s unemployed. He faces arraignment Saturday.

Comments on: Man kills grandmother in TV show fight, New York police say

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

TOP JOBS

  • Full-time sales position in the circulation department

    The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette has a full-time sales position...
    Cabot, AR

  • Cdl- a

    awesome opportunities!!!Relays 5 days out2 days homeLocal ru...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Dentalfrontoffice

    dental assistant and business office opportunity in WLR for ...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Accounting

    central arkansas cpa firmseeks a CPA or candidate with 4+ ye...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Lpn

    vantage point of northwest arkansas Is seeking qualified app...
    SPRINGDALE, AR

Search 812 jobs >

Top Picks - Arkansas Daily Deal
Arkansas Online