A cop accused of being unhelpful to a Brooklyn girl dying of an asthma attack shaved his
head in an apparent attempt to throw off witnesses, the child's family charged Thursday.
"We think there was an attempt to alter his appearance," said Bonita Zelman, lawyer for the family of Briana Ojeda.
At least three witnesses claim Officer Alfonso Mendez, 30, had a healthy head of hair, albeit a receding one, a week ago today when he stopped
Briana's mother in Brooklyn as she was rushing the girl to the hospital.
The NYPD traced the officer through his gas card. They say Mendez had filled up at the 76th Precinct that day. Witnesses then identified him through a
Any civilian who did this would not only get charge with manslaughter, but they would also get hit with all the compounding crimes of failing to
report and attempting to hide it. This guy is guilt as sin, and he obviously knows he is. He needs to do some time for this one.
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WHOA!!!! He shaved his head???? WOW!!! I wonder what really happened...was he being a total a$$hole that day? Did his inexperience get the best
of him and then he continued to compound his mistakes? Does any of that really matter in light of the fact that the girl died....
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