boyfriend found guilty IN
County District Attorney Janet DiFiore announced that Akeem Lindsay (DOB
relating to the death of his girlfriend.
Upon arrival, officers observed the defendant covered in blood in a hallway inside an apartment being held down by another man who told the police the defendant murdered his girlfriend.
A female witness to the attack also told police that she had taken a machete from Lindsay and put it under a mattress.
Officers entered a bedroom in the apartment and located the unresponsive victim, 29 year old Lisa Stabler.
The defendant was taken to a hospital for treatment of a cut on his hand and a search warrant was executed and the machete was located.
The defendant was arrested and told police that he argued with Stabler and struck her several times with the machete while chasing her through the apartment.
a maximum sentence of 47 years to life in state prison when he is sentenced
Senior Assistant District Attorney Laura Murphy of the Homicide Bureau and Assistant District Attorney Shameika Mathurin of the Career Criminal Bureau prosecuted the case.