guilty plea in mount
Westchester County District Attorney Janet DiFiore announced that Jonathan Green
(DOB 09/18/72) of 49-51 Elm Avenue, Mount Vernon, New York, pled guilty today to the top count of the indictment charging him with:
· one count of Attempted Murder in the Second Degree, a class “B” Violent Felony,
relating to the stabbing of his ex-girlfriend.
The defendant stabbed the 53-year-old victim multiple times with a kitchen knife, which broke off and remained lodged in the victim’s back.
victim was taken to
The defendant fled the scene.
Vernon Police began an investigation and arrested the defendant in Pelham on
the morning of
In the days before and following the attack, the defendant left threatening phone messages on the victim’s cell phone.
defendant will be sentenced on
He faces a maximum sentence of 25 years in state prison.
Assistant District Attorney Amy Puerto, Deputy Chief of the Domestic Violence Bureau, is prosecuting the case.