Husband pleads guilty in death of wife

32-year-old Jordan Hawes was arrested in connection with the murder of his wife, Tara. (NYPD)

February 29, 2012 6:13:15 PM PST
There's new information about a man accused of killing his wife in Queens.

32-year-old Jordan Hawes pleaded guilty to one count of first-degree manslaughter.

Prosecutors say he bludgeoned his wife to death with a baseball bat inside their apartment in Astoria last month.

Hawes is expected to be sentenced to 25 years in prison next month.

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