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Andrea Rebello Killed

Student Pays Tribute At Graduation To Twin Sister Shot Dead By Cops

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 05.19.2014 | College

A year and a day after her twin sister was fatally shot, Jessica Rebello graduated from Hofstra University. At the commencement ceremony Sunday, Ma...

Family Of Student Killed By Cops To Sue

AP | Posted 08.11.2013 | College

MINEOLA, N.Y. -- The family of a New York college student who was killed by a policeman during a home invasion has taken the first legal step toward s...

Police Defend Officer Who Shot, Killed College Student

AP | Posted 07.22.2013 | Crime

MINEOLA, N.Y. — The president of a New York police union defended an officer who accidentally killed a Hofstra University student during a stand...

Godfather Of Slain Student Blames NY Police

AP | FRANK ELTMAN and JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 07.20.2013 | Crime

MINEOLA, N.Y. — As a grieving family prepared for the funeral of a Hofstra University junior killed by a police officer's bullet during a stando...

College Student Accidentally Killed During 'Crime Of Opportunity'

AP | VERENA DOBNIK | Posted 07.19.2013 | Crime

NEW YORK — The police officer who accidentally killed a Long Island college student along with an armed intruder faced perhaps the most harrowin...

Police Investigate Student Shooting Death

AP | FRANK ELTMAN | Posted 07.18.2013 | Crime

MINEOLA, N.Y. — A Hofstra University student being held in a headlock at gunpoint by an intruder was accidently shot and killed by a police offi...

Student Shot Dead During Botched Home Invasion

Posted 05.17.2013 | Crime

A Hofstra University student was killed in her home Friday morning during a botched robbery. Andrea Rebello, 21, of New York, was shot dead by a ma...