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Woman’s body found in plastic container on street – Son charged for murder

The body of a dead woman was found in a plastic storage container on 1460 Macombs Road in the Mt. Eden section of the Bronx at about 9 a.m. Wednesday.

Police said a building superintendent found Tihesha Savage, 34, with a gunshot wound in the back of her head, the New York Daily News reported.

Police arrested Savage’s 16-year-old son Darwin Jackson. They charged him with second-degree murder, manslaughter and criminal weapons possession.

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(VIDEO) With police tape and traffic cones, a one-man patrol hits the streets

(VIDEO) With police tape and traffic cones, a one-man patrol hits the streets

Sidney Flores patrols the streets of Tremont relentlessly. He paints apartments to make a living. But in his spare time, he looks out for potholes, broken street signs and other problems in sidewalks and streets. Flores is a self appointed guardian of the Bronx. And the Ink went on his quality of life patrol.

By Manuel Rueda

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