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Leah Cuevas, 42, right, has been arrested in (Credit: Facebook, SCPD)

Leah Cuevas, 42, right, has been arrested in the death of Chinelle Latoya Thompson Browne, left, whose body parts were found in Bay Shore and Hempstead in the past several weeks, police said.

Video recap: The Leah Cuevas trial

According to Suffolk County prosecutors, A Brooklyn mother of four was stabbed more than 40 times and dismembered. Leah Cuevas was arraigned on second-degree murder charges on July 31st, 2014 in the death of Chinelle Latoya Thompson Browne, her neighbor.

Female body found in Bay Shore

Suffolk County police are investigating after a "partially

Suffolk County police are investigating after a "partially dismembered" female body was found in an empty lot in Bay Shore. Det. Lt. Kevin Beyrer, homicide squad commander, said the body was in a weed-strewn lot near a parking area for the ferries, at the corner of Maple Avenue and Gibson Street. (Credit: News 12 Long Island and James Carbone) (July 8, 2014 12:19 PM)

Suffolk County police are investigating after a "partially dismembered" female body was found in an empty lot in Bay Shore on July 8, 2014. Det. Lt. Kevin Beyrer, homicide squad commander, said the body was in a weed-strewn lot near a parking area for the ferries, at the corner of Maple Avenue and Gibson Street. (Credit: News 12 Long Island and James Carbone)

Body parts found in Hempstead might be linked to body in Bay Shore

Body parts that might be associated with the

Body parts that might be associated with the partially dismembered body of a female discovered in Bay Shore Tuesday were found on Wednesday, July 9, 2014, in Hempstead, a source told Newsday. (Credit: Jim Staubitser) (July 9, 2014 9:48 PM)

Body parts that might be associated with the partially dismembered body of a female discovered in Bay Shore Tuesday were found on Wednesday, July 9, 2014, in Hempstead, a source told Newsday. (Credit: Jim Staubitser)

Human head found in Hempstead, official says

A human head was found in the yard

A human head was found in the yard of a Hempstead Village home on Thursday, July 17, 2014, Deputy Mayor Waylyn Hobbs says. Police are investigating, Hobbs says, whether there is a connection to a dismembered body found July 8 in Bay Shore. (Credit: Howard Schnapp) (July 17, 2014 9:45 PM)

A human head was found in the yard of a Hempstead Village home on Thursday, July 17, 2014, Deputy Mayor Waylyn Hobbs says. Police are investigating, Hobbs says, whether there is a connection to a dismembered body found July 8 in Bay Shore. (Credit: Howard Schnapp)

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Leah Cuevas jailed without bail in killing of Chinelle Browne, dismembered mom

A Brooklyn mother of four was stabbed more

A Brooklyn mother of four was stabbed more than 40 times and dismembered, prosecutors said Thursday, July 31, 2014, in a Suffolk County courtroom where Leah Cuevas was ordered held without bail on second-degree murder charges in the death of Chinelle Latoya Thompson Browne, her neighbor. (Credit: Newsday / Chuck Fadely, pool video) (July 31, 2014 4:54 PM)

A Brooklyn mother of four was stabbed more than 40 times and dismembered, prosecutors said Thursday, July 31, 2014, in a Suffolk County courtroom where Leah Cuevas was ordered held without bail on second-degree murder charges in the death of Chinelle Latoya Thompson Browne, her neighbor. (Credit: Newsday / Chuck Fadely, WCBS pool video)

Leah Cuevas pleads not guilty in slaying of Chinelle Browne

Leah Cuevas, 42, of Brooklyn, is led out

Leah Cuevas, 42, of Brooklyn, is led out of the Fourth Precinct in Smithtown on Thursday morning, July 24, 2014. Cuevas is charged with second-degree murder after being arrested Wednesday morning, authorities said. (Credit: News 12) (July 24, 2014 1:58 PM)

Leah Cuevas, 42, of Brooklyn, is led out of the Fourth Precinct in Smithtown on Thursday morning, July 24, 2014. Cuevas is charged with second-degree murder after being arrested Wednesday morning, authorities said. (Credit: News 12)

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