Tag: Rashaun Weaver


3rd suspect in murder of Tessa Majors arrested as case spirals: Report

A third suspect in the grisly stabbing murder of Tessa Majors has been arrested. On Wednesday, the NYPD confirmed that the unidentified teenager was alike others and quickly implicated himself. This now brings the total number of assailants arrested and charged to 3. The Middle School student was previously let go in December after being questioned but has since willingly surrendered to police. Although it is believed he played a part in her murder, he is not accused of directly causing it.
Boy, 14, is charged for the MURDER of Tessa Majors
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Boy, 14, is charged for the MURDER of Tessa Majors

MANHATTAN, NEW YORK --- Big news in Manhattan today as it has been confirmed that the 14-year-old boy who stabbed Tessa Majors to death has been lawfully charged. According to prosecutors, Rashaun Weaver has been charged with two counts of murder (one intentional and one felony) and will face upwards of four additional robbery charges. On Saturday, the NYPD confirmed in a press conference that Weaver will be tried as an adult and is expected to face hefty time behind bars for his crimes. It was also revealed on Saturday that Weaver was the teen who fled questioning and was wanted for a period of time.
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