17-year-old Lakeland H.S. student charged in stabbing death of Yorktown teen
A 17-year-old old girl has been has been arrested in connection with the death of a Yorktown teen in Mohegan Lake. Police say the suspect, Crystal Fernandez, is a student at Lakeland High School. She has been charged with manslaughter in the stabbing death of 17-year-old Elsa Comacho of Yorktown Heights. Comacho was at a housing complex on Lexington Avenue around midnight Sunday when police say she and four other girls got into an argument. Investigators say the fight started over the phone on Saturday night and was about a boy.
Police say they plan on making more arrests in the case.