Cops: Cousin fatally stabbed Brooklyn Mom, kids

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Chinese immigrant Mingdong Chen, 25, was arrested on five counts of murder in the deaths of his cousin's wife and her four children in a stabbing rampage in their Brooklyn home.

Mingdong Chen is arraigned in Brooklyn criminal court
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Mingdong Chen is arraigned in Brooklyn criminal court in New York. Chen did not enter a plea at his court appearance Monday. (Oct. 28, 2013)

Members of the NYPD's Crime Scene Unit gather
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Members of the NYPD's Crime Scene Unit gather evidence on 57th Street in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, after a mother and her four young children were killed in a late-night stabbing rampage. A 25-year-old cousin of the children's father was charged in the slayings. (Oct. 27, 2013)

Mingdong Chen, arrested in connection with the stabbing
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Mingdong Chen, arrested in connection with the stabbing death of a Brooklyn family, is walked out of the NYPD's 66th Precinct in Brooklyn. (Oct. 27, 2013)

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Members of the NYPD's Crime Scene Unit gather
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Members of the NYPD's Crime Scene Unit gather evidence on 57th Street in the Sunset Park section of Brooklyn after a mother and her four young children were killed in a late-night stabbing rampage. (Oct. 27, 2013)

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NYPD crime scene unit members gather evidence in a mass stabbing in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. (Oct. 27, 2013)

Members of the NYPD's Crime Scene Unit gather
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Members of the NYPD's Crime Scene Unit gather evidence on 57th Street in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, after a mother and her four young children were killed in a late-night stabbing rampage in Brooklyn. (Oct. 27, 2013)

Members of the NYPD's Crime Scene Unit gather
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Members of the NYPD's Crime Scene Unit gather evidence on 57th Street in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, after a mother and her four young children were killed in a late-night stabbing rampage. (Oct. 27, 2013)

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