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Samantha Stewart’s accused killer Danueal Drayton extradited to NYC

A person accused of killing a Queens nurse he met on a relationship app in 2018 was extradited to New York from Los Angeles Thursday to face homicide expenses, police mentioned.

Danueal Drayton, 31, was hauled to a Queens Village NYPD precinct home and charged in reference to the strangulation demise of Samantha Stewart, police mentioned.

Along with homicide, he was charged with grand larceny, id theft, legal possession of stolen property, sexual misconduct, petty larceny and illegal possession of private identification, in line with the NYPD.

Authorities have mentioned Drayton allegedly had a historical past of violence towards ladies that he met on-line, in each the tri-state space and LA.

He was charged with strangling his ex-girlfriend on Lengthy Island a month earlier than Stewart’s homicide, however was launched on his personal recognizance on the time, in line with Nassau County prosecutors.

Hours after Stewart’s demise, Drayton allegedly raped and choked a lady he had met on Tinder in Sundown Park, police mentioned.

Drayton then fled to Los Angeles, the place he was accused of the forcible rape and premeditated tried homicide of a California lady.

Police caught up with Drayton every week after the Queens homicide in a North Hollywood lodge room, the place he was holding a lady towards her will, police mentioned.

Stewart's body is taken out of her home by authorities.
Stewart was discovered at her Jamaica, Queens, dwelling with trauma to her neck and head, cops mentioned.
view of 167-11 145 Rd. Near 175 Street.
Drayton allegedly killed Stewart earlier than raping and choking one other sufferer.
view of 236-41 Street in Brooklyn.
Authorities say Drayton lived in Brooklyn earlier than fleeing to Los Angelos.
WAYNE CARRINGTON

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