Monday, February 4, 2019




Woman charged with killing father of her child


YONKERS – Police charged a Yonkers woman with manslaughter for allegedly stabbing the father of her child in the neck causing his death.

The incident occurred at around 10:45 p.m. on Saturday, February 2 in an apartment at 40 Caryl Avenue.              

Investigators determined that Khalif Kennedy, 41, of Yonkers, was arguing with Chanelle Ronae Franklin, 33, when the dispute escalated and she allegedly pulled a kitchen knife and stabbed Kennedy in the neck. He was rushed to a local hospital where he died.

Franklin remained at the scene, was arrested and charged.

The Westchester County District Attorney’s Office is prosecuting the case.


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