Young crime victim receives Jeter souvenirs

Derek Jeter during batting practice before playing against

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Derek Jeter during batting practice before playing against the Los Angeles Angels at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 10, 2011) (Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Minutes after Nassau Court Judge Jerald Carter sentenced to prison the man who stabbed an 8-year-old boy in a Westbury restaurant, Carter asked the boy's mother who his favorite sports star is.

"Derek Jeter," answered Lisa DalFonso.

"You tell your son . . . he will be as big as Derek Jeter" when the defendant is released, Carter told DalFonso, responding to the mother's concerns that...

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