Man accused of beating wife to death arraigned

Hector Bejarano, 53, of East Meadow, was arrested on murder charges last month and accused of repeatedly hitting his wife on the head with a dumbbell.

Hector Bejarano, 53, of East Meadow, was arrested on murder charges last month and accused of repeatedly hitting his wife on the head with a dumbbell. (6/23/15)

MINEOLA - A man accused of beating his wife to death with a dumbbell in their East Meadow home was arraigned this afternoon.

Hector Bejarano, 53, of East Meadow, was arrested on murder charges last month and accused of repeatedly hitting his wife on the head with a dumbbell.

Mirian Bejarano was found lying on the floor of their Prospect Avenue home April 28.

Bejarano was arraigned on charges including murder in the second degree and criminal possession of a weapon.

Bejarano was remanded without bail, and if convicted faces up to 25 years to life in prison.

Bejarano is due back in court on July 9.

     
     

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Top 5 Must See

Jack Martins, a Republican member of the state 1 Sen. Martins announces Nassau exec bid
An Amtrak power problem caused Long Island Rail 2 Amtrak power problem causes more LIRR disruptions
Suffolk County has scrapped a controversial proposal to 3 Suffolk scraps proposal to raise ticket fees
Police say Jay Marcello inappropriately touched teenagers while 4 Prosecutors: Camp counselor accused of sexual abuse had 8 victims
Officials say retired Lt. Paul Dean, of Wantagh, 5 2 retired NYPD officers from LI arrested in gun permit scheme

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

Mirian Bejarano, 52, was found dead in her Police: Husband killed wife inside home

Mirian Bejarano, 52, was found dead in her Prospect Avenue home on April 28.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE