Barbara Sheehan

Vigil held for Barbara Sheehan
Vigil held for Barbara Sheehan
News Michael Pantelidis 10/19/2011 at 2:09PM

Howard Beach residents have sent a clear message to Barbara Sheehan – “you are not alone.” Over 100 people attended a vigil held at Ave Maria Catholic Academy, located at 158-20 101st Street, on Sunday, October 16 to express support for their neighbor. Barbara is currently in prison awaiting sentencing after being convicted of criminal [...]

Barbara Sheehan lawyers plan appeal
Barbara Sheehan lawyers plan appeal
News Michael Pantelidis 10/12/2011 at 10:09AM

The chapter of the Barbara Sheehan murder trial is complete, but the story’s conclusion has yet to be written. Although the 50-year-old mother of two was acquitted of second degree murder, a jury of nine women and three men chose to convict her of criminal possession of a weapon in the second degree for the [...]

Barbara Sheehan acquitted of murdering her husband
Barbara Sheehan acquitted of murdering her husband
Top Stories Michael Pantelidis 10/06/2011 at 8:58PM

Roughly twenty-four hours after informing Justice Barry Kron that they were “hopelessly deadlocked,” the jurors in the Barbara Sheehan trial voted to acquit the Howard Beach resident of murder. The 50-year-old mother of two was on trial for the death of her husband, retired NYPD sergeant Raymond Sheehan, who she shot 11 times on the [...]

Sheehan’s fate in the hands of jury
Sheehan’s fate in the hands of jury
Police Michael Pantelidis 10/05/2011 at 2:09PM

The trial for Barbara Sheehan’s life started long before September 9. According to the 50-year-old mother of two, her life was on the line each day of the final 18 years of her marriage. The Howard Beach resident is being tried on charges of second-degree murder and two counts of criminal possession of a weapon [...]