Man Charged in Teen Girlfriend's Murder Pleads Not Guilty, Family Member Spits and Lunges At Him

Yoan Dominguez, 21, charged with second-degree murder in death of Genesis Fonseca, 17

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    The man charged with murdering his teen girlfriend in Hialeah appeared in court Monday where he pleaded not guilty to the crime. NBC 6's Ari Odzer reports. (Published Monday, Apr 1, 2013)

    The man charged with murdering his teen girlfriend in Hialeah appeared in court Monday where he pleaded not guilty to the crime.

    Yoan Raul Dominguez, 21, is charged with second-degree murder in the death of 17-year-old Genesis Fonseca, who was found shot to death last month in her mother's home.

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    A family member of Genesis Fonseca tries to approach Yoan Dominguez during his arraignment in a Miami-Dade courtroom. Dominguez, 21, is accused of killing Fonseca, 17, in March. (Published Monday, Apr 1, 2013)

    Fonseca's family attended Monday's brief arraignment, where her mother started to make her way towards him, lunged forward and spit at Dominguez.

    The mother was pulled away and Judge William Thomas ordered the family out of the courtroom.

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    Hialeah Police said they arrested a 21-year-old man Sunday morning in connection with the murder of his 17-year-old girlfriend Saturday afternoon. Yoan Raul Dominguez was apprehended Sunday in Miami by Hialeah detectives on a charge of second-degree murder for the shooting of his girlfriend Genesis Fonseca at 6396 W. 27th Ave., Hialeah Police spokesman Carl Zogby said. Fonseca's cousin, David Lopez, comments. (Published Monday, Mar 11, 2013)

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    “All we need is justice, I want him to pay,” said Fonseca’s grandmother.

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    The South Florida man charged with murder in the shooting death of his teen girlfriend was ordered held without bond by a judge Monday. Yoan Raul Dominguez, 21, is charged with second-degree murder in the death of 17-year-old Genesis Fonseca, whose body was found at her mother's house in Hialeah Saturday, Hialeah Police said. (Published Monday, Mar 11, 2013)

    Police said Dominguez and Fonseca were at the home in the 6300 block of W. 27th Avenue when the shooting happened. Fonseca's mother, who wasn't home at the time of the shooting, found her daughter's body covered in a bloody blanket, a relative said.

    Dominguez fled the scene but was arrested the next day, police said. A .38-caliber revolver, which is believed to be the murder weapon, was recovered, police said.

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    A judge ordered Yoan Raul Dominguez, 21, held without bond Monday. He is charged with second-degree murder in the death of his 17-year-old girlfriend Genesis Fonseca. The victim's cousin, David Lopez, spoke about how she was treated. (Published Monday, Mar 11, 2013)

    He has been ordered held without bond and was appointed a public defender.

    Fonseca was the mother of a 1-year-old child.