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Teen Charged With Killing Mother Held Without Bail

Authorities said Frantz Polynice, 18, is charged with one count each of homicide and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon in the death of his mother, 44-year-old Mania Meneide

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    Frantz Polynice, an 18-year-old from Brockton, Massachusetts, is accused of stabbing his mother to death at their home. (Published Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016)

    A Massachusetts teen is being held without bail after allegedly stabbing his mother to death Wednesday at their Brockton home. 

    Authorities said Frantz Polynice, 18, is charged with one count each of homicide and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon in the death of his mother, 44-year-old Mania Meneide. 

    The district attorney's office said police responded to the family's home on Merritt Avenue at about 1 p.m. for a report of a person stabbed.

    Police and emergency responders found Meneide suffering from multiple stab wounds. Meneide was taken to Brockton Hospital, where she was pronounced dead. 

    Teen Charged With Killing Mother Held Without Bail

    [NECN] Teen Charged With Killing Mother Held Without Bail
    A Massachusetts teen is being held without bail after allegedly stabbing his mother to death Wednesday at their Brockton home. (Published Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016)

    Neighbor Maryanne Montiero said Polynice's grandmother came running for help and had called 911 when she saw the teenager emerge from the home covered in blood. 

    Investigators said they recovered a knife at the scene and interviewed Polynice before charging him in connection with the stabbing.

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