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Queens Woman Sentenced in Silicone Butt-Injection Death

Forty-four-year-old Allison Spence was sentenced on Thursday after pleading guilty to manslaughter and unauthorized practice of a profession

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    Fake Nurse Sentenced in Butt-Injection Death

    A fake nurse who admitted to setting up a black-market buttocks injection site that killed a mother of two was sentenced Thursday. Roseanne Colletti reports.

    (Published Thursday, March 28, 2019)

    What to Know

    • A Queens woman has been sentenced to 2 to 8 years in prison in connection with the silicone buttocks injection death of an NYC woman

    • Forty-four-year-old Allison Spence was sentenced on Thursday after pleading guilty to manslaughter and unauthorized practice of a profession

    • Latesha Bynum died in July after complaining of dizziness and chest pains to officers responding to a 911 call at a building in Manhattan

    A Queens woman has been sentenced to 2 to 8 years in prison in connection with the silicone buttocks injection death of a 31-year-old woman in Manhattan.

    Forty-four-year-old Allison Spence was sentenced on Thursday after pleading guilty to manslaughter and unauthorized practice of a profession.

    Latesha Bynum, of Harlem, died in July after complaining of dizziness and chest pains to officers responding to a 911 call at a building in Gramercy Park.

    The medical examiner determined she died from complications of systemic embolization of silicone injections for cosmetic augmentation.

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