Woman Accused of Murdering Her 8 Year-Old Son Charged

Modified: August 4, 2014 9:33am


District Attorney Frank A. Sedita, III announces that 29 year-old Jessica Murphy of 19 Lovering, Buffalo, will be arraigned at 9:30 a.m. before Supreme Court Justice Christopher Burns on an indictment charging her with Murder in the Second Degree. 

It is alleged that on May 14, 2014, at 19 Lovering in the City of Buffalo, Murphy murdered her 8 year old son, Jacob Noe, by strangling and/or stabbing him.   

If convicted of this crime, Murphy faces a maximum prison sentence of 25 years to life. 

Like all defendants accused of a crime, the defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.