Accused 'cannibal cop' Gilberto Valle pleads not guilty
Originally published: November 19, 2012 6:00 PM
Updated: November 19, 2012 6:26 PM
By JOHN RILEYjohn.firstname.lastname@example.org
Photo credit: Handout | Gilberto Valle, a six-year veteran of the New York City Police Department, was arrested on charges that he kept files on women on his computer, discussed with a co-conspirator abducting a woman for $5,000 and mused about putting other women in his oven and cooking them. (2012)
Gilberto Valle, the NYPD's so-called "cannibal cop" indicted in an alleged plot to kidnap and eat women, pleaded not guilty in federal court Monday, and his lawyer said he will be making a new bid to get out on bail.
U.S. District Judge Paul Gardephe scheduled a hearing for Tuesday afternoon on the bail application, but warned Valle's attorney Julia Gatto, "You'll have a hard row to hoe."
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