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Coram teen arrested for stabbing mother to death
Suffolk County police arrested a Coram teen May 30 for allegedly stabbing his mother to death.
During an altercation Wednesday morning, Jacob Beechem stabbed his mother, Donette Beechem, inside their residence at approximately 7:15 a.m. Jacob Beechem was injured as he fell out of a window attempting to flee the home.
Donette Beechem, 47, was pronounced dead at the scene by a member of the office of the Suffolk County medical examiner. Jacob Beechem, 18, was admitted to Stony Brook University Hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.
Jacob Beechem was charged with second-degree murder and will be arraigned at a later date.
Attorney information for Beechem was not immediately available.