Hempstead woman accused of fatally striking NYPD officer charged in 13-count grand jury indictment

Jessica Beauvais is facing multiple charges including aggravated manslaughter, aggravated criminally negligent homicide, vehicular manslaughter and impaired driving.

News 12 Staff

May 10, 2021, 8:47 PM

Updated 1,075 days ago

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The Hempstead woman accused of fatally striking NYPD Officer Anastasios Tsakos has been charged in a 13-count grand jury indictment.
Jessica Beauvais is facing multiple charges including aggravated manslaughter, aggravated criminally negligent homicide, vehicular manslaughter and impaired driving.
Investigators say the 32-year-old was driving drunk with a suspended license when she hit Tsakos on the LIE in Queens last month.
Beauvais is scheduled to be arraigned on the charges later this month.


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