Police: Angel Monegro, Noel Martinez charged in fatal beating of Miguel Dircio outside St. Nicholas of Tolentine Church

Two Bronx residents have been charged in the killing of a homeless man outside of a local church. Police say Angel Monegro, 17, and Noel

The victim can be seen sleeping In surveillance

The victim can be seen sleeping In surveillance video before the alleged suspects begin kicking him. (Credit: News 12 The Bronx)

THE BRONX - Two Bronx residents have been charged in the killing of a homeless man outside of a local church.

Police say Angel Monegro, 17, and Noel Martinez, 24, have been charged with manslaughter in the fatal beating of Miguel Dircio on the steps of the St. Nicholas of Tolentine Church.

In surveillance video, Dircio can be seen sleeping before the alleged assailants approach and begin kicking him.

Officials say Dircio died of his injuries this past weekend.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Police say a 44-year-old Schuylerville man was stabbed 1 Police: Schuylerville man stabbed to death
National Be Humble Day encourages people to go 2 Word on the Street: Be Humble Day
A Bronx landlord accused of stabbing his tenant 3 Landlord accused of stabbing tenant to death in the Bronx
At least seven alleged gang member were arrested 4 7 arrested after gang takedown in the Bronx
We asked Bronx residents if they believe in 5 Word on the Street: Extraterrestrial life

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

The search is on for three suspects wanted Police seek suspects who assaulted homeless man

Police are asking the public for help finding three suspects wanted for assaulting a homeless

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE