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New Rochelle Man To Be Arraigned In Mount Vernon Mom's Death

Ashley McDuffie with Jason Meyer. Meyer has been charged in McDuffie's strangulation death earlier this month.
Ashley McDuffie with Jason Meyer. Meyer has been charged in McDuffie's strangulation death earlier this month. Photo Credit: Contributed

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. -- Jason Meyer of New Rochelle is due to be arraigned in court Monday after confessing to police on Friday that he killed his girlfriend, Ashley McDuffie of Mount Vernon, according to News 12.

Meyer, 32, faces second-degree murder charges in the strangulation of McDuffie, 27, whose body was dumped in Seton Falls Park in the Bronx, said News 12.

McDuffie was reported missing on Aug. 19 after she failed to pick up her two children from their grandmother's house in Stamford, Conn. Friends of McDuffie have set up a GoFundMe page to help with funeral expenses.

Meyer told Mount Vernon police he killed McDuffie at her Mount Vernon home. Police found her body shortly after his confession, added, News 12.

He is scheduled to appear in Mount Vernon City Court.

Click here to read the News12 story.

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