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The body was reportedly found in the basement, wrapped in a blanket.
The Orthodox Brooklyn man who confessed to abducting, murdering and dismembering an 8-year-old Hasidic boy last year was sentenced to 40 years-to-life in prison today.
The Orthodox Brooklyn man who previously confessed to abducting, murdering and dismembering an 8-year-old Hasidic boy last year pleaded guilty to second-degree murder and kidnapping charges today to avoid a trial.
It's believed Aron's deal would include a 40 years-to-life sentence.
The man who fatally stabbed four people and claims to have killed six others gives his thoughts on killing children.
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“There are thousands of [married] people in the community who are related and there’s no problem. It’s preposterous to say that because there’s a possibility of his parents being related, [Aron] would be crazy.”
Levi Aron's lawyer argued that his client is insane for multiple reasons: "He suffered a severe head injury as a young man. There's a history of schizophrenia. There's inbreeding in that community."
Though his lawyers wanted to move it to The Bronx or Suffolk County, the trial of Levi Aron will stay in Brooklyn.
A defense attorney claims that police told Levi Aron what to say, "My opinion is you can get this guy to admit he shot Kennedy if you spend a little bit of time with him."