Accused Killer Nanny Pleads "Not Guilty" To Stabbing Two Children
Ortega didn't speak during the 10 minute proceeding, but her hand was trembling. "My client is profoundly mentally impaired and in need of medical attention," said her public assistance lawyer, Valerie Van Leer-Greenberg.
Updated: Nov 28, 2012 1:51 PM
Super's 10-Yr-Old Son Allegedly Witnessed Nanny Trying To Commit Suicide
When the super and his 10-year-old son got there, they allegedly witnessed Ortega attempting to slit her throat after having fatally stabbed the two children.
Updated: Nov 10, 2012 3:35 PM
Accused Killer Nanny Had "Epic" Fight With Employer
Besides being upset over pay, the suspect apparently didn't like the way her employer spoke to a housekeeper.
Updated: Nov 9, 2012 4:11 PM
Nanny Accused Of Killing Children Reportedly Frustrated Over Wages
The nanny may have been upset over pay as well as how the parents "were always telling her what to do."
Updated: Nov 5, 2012 6:27 PM
Nanny Charged With Murder In Killings Of Two Children
The motive is unclear, but the Post has suggested there was tension between the nanny and her employers.
Updated: Nov 3, 2012 11:54 PM
Alleged "Killer" Nanny "Always Was A Normal Person," Says Her Family
The suspect's son told his aunt, "Auntie, I know it couldn’t have been my mother. Those kids were like my brother and sister."
Updated: Oct 28, 2012 6:41 PM
Nanny Accused Of Killing Children Had "Financial Concerns," Remains Unresponsive
Detectives haven't been able to question Ortega, because she's in a "catatonic state."
Updated: Oct 27, 2012 6:06 PM
Horrible Tragedy Sparks Nanny Panic Across City
"You don’t get how dizzying this is? This is 9/11 territory for this family. It makes no sense."
Updated: Oct 27, 2012 5:59 PM
UWS Nightmare: Mom Found Murdered Children In Bathroom, With Nanny On Floor
The mother had taken her 3-year-old daughter to a class, only to return to find a horrible scene.
Updated: Oct 26, 2012 9:28 AM
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