James Dixon, 24, of Clinton Hill, was indicted for manslaughter and felony assault in relation to Nettles’ death, prosecutors said Tuesday in Manhattan Criminal Court.
Dixon was held without bail and said nothing. He pleaded not guilty to the charges.
“I’m overwhelmed,” Delores Nettles, the victim’s mother, told DNAinfo New York. “I still want to know the facts, but it’s been a long time coming.”
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