14-year-olds plead not guilty in NYC college student’s death

NEW YORK (AP) – Two 14-year-old boys have pleaded not guilty to murder in the death of a Barnard College student who was fatally stabbed during a robbery in a park. Manhattan prosecutors say that Rashaun Weaver stabbed 18-year-old Tessa Majors during a Dec. 11 robbery and that Luchiano Lewis prevented her from escaping as she called for help. A 13-year-old has also been charged, but his name has not been released because he being tried as a juvenile. An attorney for Lewis said he had no comment on the charges. A phone message was left with an attorney for Weaver.

By KAREN MATTHEWS, Associated Press

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