Teen Girl Charged With Killing, Leaving Bronx Man on McDonald’s Roof

By Sasha Gonzales and Kevin Deutsch
sgonzales@bronxjusticenews.com , kdeutsch@bronxjusticenews.com

An 18-year-old girl has been charged with murder for her alleged role in the killing of a Bronx man found wrapped in plastic on a McDonald’s roof in Melrose, authorities said.

Ayame Stamoulis, of Brooklyn, was arrested Friday for allegedly killing Richard Hamlet with two male accomplices, according to the NYPD.

The trio broke into his apartment on East 149th Street, beat, and choked him to death, police said. Then they wrapped him in plastic and maneuvered his concealed body onto the roof of the MCDonald’s directly next door, authorities said.

Stamoulis is charged with murder, manslaughter, gang assault, and other crimes. Her two alleged accomplices, who have not been publicly named, remain at large, authorities said.

Anyone with information Is asked to call NYPD Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS.

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Sasha Gonzales is a Staff Writer for Bronx Justice News covering breaking news and crime. A Bronx native, Sasha is an avid photographer, museum-goer, and reader. She lives in Kingsbridge.