Spring Valley teen arraigned in fatal beating, robbery

A Spring Valley teen was arraigned Wednesday in the robbery and fatal beating of another young man.

Authorities say that Jiwan Coleman hit Torres in the head with a rock, as he was walking home from work on June 26.

Authorities say that Jiwan Coleman hit Torres in the head with a rock, as he was walking home from work on June 26. (7/13/16)

SPRING VALLEY - A Spring Valley teen was arraigned Wednesday in the robbery and fatal beating of another young man.

Jiwan Coleman, 16, allegedly beat 18-year-old Ruben Suchite Torres repeatedly with a rock and robbed him on June 26.

Torres died of his injuries six days later.

Coleman, who faces 25 years to life if convicted, is being held on $3.5 million bail.

 

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