Teen dating violence week
It’s really scary."Much like the friends of Annese, those closest to Alyssa Taft said that her relationship with Knight-Hollis lacked known signs of abuse.
Knight-Hollis, who was no longer in a relationship with Taft at the time of her death, allegedly stabbed her in his mobile home after she rejected his attempts to rekindle their relationship.
Chanler, Geneseo Fire Chief, pauses while talking about the Matthew Hutchinson, a volunteer at the fire house.
Matthew Hutchinson was one of the three people in their early 20s were found dead Sunday morning in an off-campus home near the SUNY Geneseo campus.
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.
Mc Kenna said that while she didn't really know Kingston, she would always see him in the stands at basketball games."I always thought that it was really nice of him to be there," she 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.
A Canadian flag was brought down to the Geneseo Fire Department by teammates of Matthew Hutchinson's hockey team.
According to police, Kingston, who had a three-year relationship with Annese , brought a "large knife" to the home and confronted Annese and Hutchinson. Colin Kingston then turned the knife on himself suffering fatal self inflicted stab wounds. where three people in their early 20s were found dead Sunday morning in an off-campus home near the SUNY Geneseo campus.
We might have just talked about it in high school, but you see it in the news," she said.
"I don’t think you really take a second look at it unless it directly impacts you, which is sad because it’s hard to get people to listen and understand unless it’s something that they've already been affected by."Cohan added, "It doesn’t seem like something that actually happens in the world, but it did.
“But I'm very thankful and grateful that nobody in the house was the one to open (Annese’s) door."Shock. SUNY Geneseo director of admissions Kevin Reed, son Kyle, 9, and daughter Abby, 11, react during the remembrance ceremony 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. Attendees wait in silence for the doors to open before 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.