Mother charged with killing Mamaroneck boy, 4

Manuela Morgado, 46, right, is accused of killing

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Manuela Morgado, 46, right, is accused of killing her 4-year-old son in what police believe was a murder-attempted suicide at Morgado's Mamaroneck apartment. (Oct. 1, 2012) (Credit: Elizabeth Daza/Village of Mamaroneck Police Department)

The mother of a 4-year-old Mamaroneck boy was charged with murdering her son Monday evening, Mamaroneck Village police said.

Manuela Maria Morgado, 46, was arraigned in Village of Mamaroneck Court late Monday on a charge of second-degree murder. Police said they had been investigating whether the boy -- identified by officials as "Jason," according to News12 -- was the victim of a murder-attempted...

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