New Rochelle father pleads not guilty in daughter’s death

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NEW ROCHELLE -

The New Rochelle man accused of killing his daughter pleaded not guilty on Friday.

Neil White is facing murder charges in the death of the 7-year-old, named Gabrielle.

The 47-year-old is accused of suffocating her inside their home on June 7.

VIDEO: Neil White pleads not guilty in court

Police say they found the young girl's lifeless body on her bed. They also found blood in the home, which they believe came from White, who had slashes on his arm.

White is being held without bail. He is due back in court Sept. 24.

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