HIS GIRLFRIEND’S ex-BOYFRIEND
Westchester County District Attorney Janet DiFiore announced that Dameon Bodie (DOB 09/04/80) of 20 Washington Boulevard, Mount Vernon, New York, was sentenced today to twenty years to life in state prison following a jury verdict on June 1, 2012 that found him guilty of :
relating to his actions which resulted in the death of Richard Reid.
victim, 44 year old Richard Reid, and the defendant began to fight on the
The defendant slashed the victim multiple times about the body, specifically the neck area, resulting in the victim’s death.
A neighbor called 911 and the defendant’s girlfriend attempted to stop the bleeding on the victim, who was the father of her baby.
Mount Vernon Police arrived at the scene.
defendant fled the scene and was taken by another person to
New Rochelle Police were called to the hospital after the defendant, who gave a false name initially, claimed he was the victim of a robbery.
New Rochelle Police learned that a homicide involving the defendant had occurred
was arrested by Mount Vernon Police on
Assistant District Attorney John O’Rourke, Chief of the Major Case Bureau prosecuted the case.