Woman who stabbed mother-of-one to death in a NYC subway station appears in court

Mail Online | 7/10/2019 | Megan Sheets;Andrew Court For Dailymail.com
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The woman who stabbed a mother-of-one to death on a New York City subway platform appeared in court on Wednesday to face charges of manslaughter and criminal possession of a weapon.

Surveillance footage captured the horrific moment 20-year-old Mia Simmons repeatedly plunged a knife into Latanya Watson at around 9.15pm Monday in Brownsville, Brooklyn.

Watson - Hospital - Wounds - Face - Neck

Watson, 30, was rushed to the hospital and later died from wounds to the face, neck and arm.

Simmons wore a downcast expression as she was arraigned in Brooklyn Criminal Court.

Simmons - Watson - Strangers - Cause - Fight

It's believed that Simmons and Watson were strangers to each other, and the cause of their fight remains unclear.

The pair reportedly got into an altercation while riding a 3 Line that then spilled onto the mezzanine at the Sutter Avenue-Rutland Road station.

Video - Women - Turnstiles - Hair - Scuffle

Video shows the two women pushing through the turnstiles before they grab each other by the hair and scuffle.

Watson, clad in a beige top and blue jeans, can be seen lunging at the other woman who quickly fights back.

Simmons - T-shirt - Jeans - Wall - Watson

Simmons, wearing a white t-shirt and tattered jeans, is pushed up against a wall, before she appears to be pepper sprayed by Watson.

The assailant then brandishes a small knife, and can be seen jabbing the weapon into Watson, who clambers off several seconds later.


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