BUFFALO, NY - Buffalo Police say a 8 year old boy is dead and his 29-year-old mother is in custody after a stabbing in a home on Lovering Avenue. Police had earlier reported the boy was 7 years old.
It happened just before 1:45 a.m.
The boy was taken to Women and Children's Hospital where he died from his injuries Wednesday morning.
The boy's mother, Jessica Murphy, 29, appeared in Buffalo City Court Wednesday morning for her arraignment. Her attorney entered a plea of not guilty for her.
Jessica Murphy's arraignment