Transcript for New York City Murder Victim's Father Gives Emotional Interview
But first, a grieving father speaking out about the brutal murder of his son. Joey went to New York City for a night of partying and his body found days later in a shallow grave and Eva pilgrim has the emotional interview. The morning the father of a Connecticut man murdered during a night out in New York City is speaking out. Joseph was 26 years old starting out life on his own. Just bought himself a new car. Pretty proud of him? Yeah. His body found in a shallow grave in New Jersey this week. 25-year-old James rakover facing charges. The judge setting bail at $3 million each. Always up for making friends went back to this east side apartment after meeting them at a club Saturday night. He was going to make friends with everybody. Yep. Unfortunately that may have been his demise. Police say security cameras showing him walking in with the group, coming out to help the ladies into a cab going back up again, never leaving. Police think his body was removed from the building where rakover lives on this luggage cart. Police say dilione helped them find the body. He was stabbed 15 times in the chest area and also there is an effort to burn his body. You know, this is a heinous crime that these guys need to pay for. This morning his family waiting to get his body back, planning his funeral days away. For "Good morning America" Eva pilgr pilgrim, ABC news, New York.
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