Was he going there to threaten Kelsey or to threaten himself? You don't know what state of mind he was in," Mc Kenna said.Mc Kenna, Cohan and Sobieraski all said that prior to the tragedy, they had only limited conversations about dating violence throughout their schooling, if any at all."I honestly can’t tell you a time we spoke about dating violence before this happened.But what they described as "one terrible act that no one saw coming" resulted in three lives lost on a January day in 2016.
Matthew Hutchinson was one of three people in their early 20s were found dead Sunday morning in an off-campus home near the SUNY Geneseo campus.
A photo of Matthew Hutchinson appears on a christmas card he was given by members of the Geneseo Fire Department where he served as a volunteer firefighter.
She had mentioned one day that Colin was having a really hard time and was saying stuff like he was going to commit suicide, so that was really worrisome and Kelsey texted Colin's dad saying that she was worried about him, but she never said anything about Colin threatening her," she said.
Police scanner suggests Kingstons' dad called 911 l Kingston's former coach: 'He was one of my favorite kids'"We tried to find reasons to see why Colin might have done it.
Knight-Hollis is currently held without bail in Wayne County jail, and awaiting his trial date.
Sarah Taft, Alyssa's mother, said that she knew Knight-Hollis to be a polite boy who held the door for her daughter, and that the news of her daughter's murder came as a complete shock to her and her family."They were not dating, they were not married, they were not living together and they were broken up at the time. "This was his first act of violence towards her."If he would have put his hands on my daughter before, I would have taken care of that."The danger of the situation can be dependent on the type of abuser.
She didn't want him to have to follow her."Former teammate: 'Everyone loved Kelsey' l SUNY Geneseo remembers vicims with memorial service l Kelsey Annese's impact lives on In the early morning hours of Jan. Those are the words used to describe that morning, and the days, weeks, months and soon-to-be years that have followed.
17, Mc Kenna was asleep in a hotel with her parents who had come in for the weekend from Long Island, Cohan was in bed at her home in Rochester, and Sobieraski had just woken up to her phone vibrating, which she answered from her room in Buffalo. "No one in the house heard a thing, so we have no idea how things played out,” said Sobieraski, referring to other housemates who were there at the time of the murders. While the exact details of that night and why Kingston chose to do what he did, remain unknown, one thing that's been made evident is that the reach of dating violence extends far beyond what one might assume as the traditional definition."Nothing that I ever saw would have made me think that something like this would ever happen," said Mc Kenna. Waiting for the doors to open for the remembrance ceremony in the Kuhl Gymnasium of the SUNY Geneseo campus for Kelsey Annese, 21, of Webster and Matthew Hutchinson, 24, of North Vancouver, British Columbia, who were stabbed to death by former student Colin Kingston.
The victims were identified as: Kelsey Annese, 21, of Webster, and Matthew Hutchinson, 24, of North Vancouver, British Columbia.
The assailant was identified as Colin Kingston, 24, of Geneseo.
I didn't even hear anything, there wasn't any yelling, but she did say that he was pretty upset," said Mc Kenna. I think she was just at a different point in her life where that wasn't what she wanted anymore.