MANHATTAN -- Henry Wachtel,24, famously beat his mother savagely to death in 2012. At that time, Wachtel, had apparently claimed to authorities that he was insane and therefore would later reportedly fight via an insanity defense.
Wachtel beat his mother to death striking her more than 100 Ines to the head and upper body. Emergency services reportedly found her inside of her Manhattan home in a massive pool of blood.
According to court records, in 2014, he successfully fought prison time after his lawyers argued that he had had a seizure during the attack and therefore he couldn't be held responsible for her death. Records show that medical personnel cited an epileptic seizure had occurred during the attack.
Interestingly, things have since changed. ...