Hofstra Student Indicted In Girlfriend's Heroin Death
A New York grand jury indicted a 19-year-old Hofstra student on manslaughter charges for abandoning his girlfriend after she overdosed on heroin.By Christian Bryant | October 31, 2015
A grand jury in Mineola, New York, has indicted a Hofstra student on manslaughter charges after his girlfriend overdosed on heroin and died.
Prosecutors say 19-year-old Joseph Joudah injected himself and his girlfriend, 19-year-old Olivia McClellan, with heroin April 18. The prosecuting attorney says when McClellan overdosed, Joudah took off. (Video via News 12 Long Island)
"Seventeen hours later ... this defendant first notified someone," Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas said.