Haley Anderson was found dead Friday in the off-campus home of Orlando Tercero, a fellow student at Binghamton University. A man suspected in the murder of a Binghamton University student who jumped on a flight to his native Nicaragua was arrested Tuesday in the Central America country, The New York Post reported. Orlando Tercero, 22, who holds dual citizenship, fled to Nicaragua after allegedly killing Haley Anderson, 22, a fellow student at Binghamton's Decker School of Nursing. Nicaraguan authorities told WABC-TV that Tercero had been detained and transferred to a prison in El Chipote, 40 miles southwest of the capitol, Managua. Anderson was discovered dead in Tercero's bed last Friday in his off-campus home.
A female college student's accused killer has been convicted in Nicaragua after authorities there refused to extradite him to New York. Orlando Tercero, 23, fled to Nicaragua after 22-year-old Haley Anderson was found dead in his bed near Binghamton University in New York last year. He was found guilty of murder Friday by a judge in Managua in the rare legal proceeding involving the two countries. He faces a maximum of 30 years in prison when he is sentenced at a later date. "Today, justice was served as much as it can be," Broome County District Attorney Steve Cornwell said, according to WBNG-TV.
Nicaragua National Police arrested Orlando Tercero on Tuesday and transferred him to a prison 40 miles southwest of Managua, the capital. The Nicaragua National Police on Wednesday released a photo of the suspect in the killing of a New York nursing student who fled the U.S. to the Central American country shortly after the woman's death. Orlando Tercero, 22, was arrested Tuesday by the Nicaragua National Police in connection with the death of Haley Anderson, 22, a fellow nursing student at Binghamton University, part of the State University of New York system. The office of District Attorney Stephen Cornwell in Broome County, N.Y., confirmed Tercero's arrest, Fox 40 reported. In the photo, Tercero is seen surrounded by four armed police officers wearing masks.
Former prosecutor and Fox Nation host Nancy Grace re-examined the senseless murder of a New York college student, whose own friends were the ones to track down her killer. In March 2018, Haley Anderson was a nursing student at Binghamton University. At the time, many of her classmates were going away on spring break, but Anderson did not. "This is a real bookworm, 22-year-old Haley Anderson, who had decided to stay on campus over spring break so she could study," said Grace on Fox Nation's "Crime Stories." LIMITED TIME OFFER, GET YOUR FIRST MONTH OF FOX NATION FOR $0.99 Family and friends described Anderson as an independent person, who was full of spirit and had a very active social life.