Sunday, November 12, 2006
i meant to post this the other day
adrienne shelly was murdered. i liked her work. i first saw her in a couple of hal hartley movies, the unbelievable truth and trust (i like MOST of mr hartley's work, especially his earlier films)
D.A.: Suspect admits he killed actress
NEW YORK (AP) -- A construction worker was jailed without bail Tuesday after confessing to the slaying of an actress left hanging from a shower rod in the bathroom of a Manhattan apartment.
Diego Pillco, 19, made written and videotaped statements implicating himself in the slaying of Adrienne Shelly, Assistant District Attorney Marit Delozier said Tuesday at Pillco's arraignment in state Supreme Court. Pillco was then ordered held without bail pending a Thursday hearing.
"He said he fought with the victim, tied a sheet around her neck and dragged her to the bathroom and hung her from the shower rod," Delozier said at the brief hearing. "This is an exceptionally egregious case."
Shelly, who appeared in the movie "Factotum" with Matt Dillon last year, was renovating the Greenwich Village apartment she used as her office. Pillco, one of the workers, was one of the last people seen going into the apartment, police said...........
Posted by a rose is a rose at 5:23 AM