White Plains postal worker Nixon Bourguignon pleads not guilty to murder

A White Plains postal worker was arraigned today in the murder of his girlfriend inside their home. Nixon Bourguignon pleaded not guilty to charges of

Nixon Bourguignon pleaded not guilty to charges of

Nixon Bourguignon pleaded not guilty to charges of second-degree murder in the death of his girlfriend Shannon Coleman.

GARNERVILLE - A White Plains postal worker was arraigned today in the murder of his girlfriend inside their home.

Nixon Bourguignon pleaded not guilty to charges of second-degree murder in the death of his girlfriend Shannon Coleman.

Prosecutors say he strangled Coleman in a fit of rage, inside their Garnerville apartment.

Bourguignon's arraignment had been delayed since May, so he could receive a psychiatric examination. The court ordered he be given the tests after he apparently cut his own throat and arms with a knife. Bourguignon's lawyer says his client was on Ambien at the time of the killing.

Bourguignon remains in custody with bail set at $500,000 cash, or $100,000 bond.

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