Cops: BX man arrested in death of Hunter College student

A Bronx man has been arrested in connection with the murder of a Hunter College student from Italy. According to authorities, 41-year-old Bakary Camara killed 36-year-old Rita Morelli in her East Harlem

News 12 Staff

Dec 1, 2011, 2:52 PM

Updated 4,562 days ago

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Cops: BX man arrested in death of Hunter College student
A Bronx man has been arrested in connection with the murder of a Hunter College student from Italy.
According to authorities, 41-year-old Bakary Camara killed 36-year-old Rita Morelli in her East Harlem apartment last Wednesday. They say she was found with a laceration to her neck.
Police say that when they went to Camara's home on Valentine Street near 194th Street last night, he stabbed himself in the stomach. He's now in stable condition at Saint Barnabas.


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