Police announced on Monday that one of the two people responsible for the deadly crash on the Nassau Expressway which killed a Chosson and Kallah, is now facing new charges.
Rahmel Watkins, 35, of Quincey Street in Brooklyn NY, is additionally charged with two counts of Manslaughter in the 2nd Degree. He was arraigned today Monday, April 23, 2018 in First District Court in Hempstead. He was already charged with driving while intoxicated.
As previously reported on YWN, a Brooklyn judge has admitted he had been too lenient with Zakiyyah Steward, twice sending the 25-year-old into a rehabilitation program after being convicted for a brazen burglary spree, and ignoring prosecutors requests for incarceration.