A New York Man is behind bars. He was arrested and charged with manslaughter. And his crime was - PROTECTING HIS WIFE.
Here's what happened. A 51-year-old woman was inside her apartment when a man forced his way in and attempted to rape her, struck her in the forehead and ripped her clothing off, according to police.
The woman screamed, fought him off and used her cellphone to alert her husband, Mamadou Diallo, 61, who was outside of the apartment at the time, police said.
Diallo rushed home and confronted the suspect, later identified as 43-year-old Earl D. Nash, in the hallway of the sixth floor. Diallo punched the man multiple times, and beat the man to death.
When police arrived, they found Nash with severe head and body trauma. He was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Diallo was immediately ARRESTED and charged with MURDER.