Sean Farrell, of Medford, pleads not guilty to killing mom Bonnie Farrell with ax

Bonnie Farrell’s body was found in her bedroom in December.

MEDFORD - A Medford man accused of murdering his mother with an ax pleaded not guilty today.

A grand jury indictment was unsealed against Sean Farrell in Riverhead.

Bonnie Farrell’s body was found in her bedroom in December. Farrell is accused of hitting his mother numerous times in the head with an ax.

Farrell's lawyer says he suffers from schizophrenia.

Farrell is being held without bail.

 

 

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Top 5 Must See

The Patchogue-Medford School District has set up an 1 LI school district asks for homework opinions
A Lynbrook village police officer suffered broken bones 2 Lynbrook officer hurt responding to bank call; 2 arrested
Nassau police say the incident is the fifth 3 Police: Carle Place knifepoint robbery linked to Nassau pattern
The funds would also go toward repairing and 4 Lawmakers agree to include water protection in state budget
A developer wants to change the zoning so 5 Battle brews over proposed 3-story apartment building in Islip

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

Sean Farrell is accused of killing his mother Son charged with Medford mom’s murder

Police have arrested a Medford man for allegedly killing his mother. Sean Farrell, 24, was

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