Jean S. Harris, killer of Scarsdale diet doctor Herman Tarnower, dies at 89
Jean S. Harris, who was convicted of killing the "Scarsdale Diet" doctor in 1980, died in an assisted-living facility in New Haven, Conn., Sunday.
She was 89.
Her death was confirmed by her son, James Harris.
The former headmistress of an exclusive girls school, Harris was arrested on March 10, 1980, for fatally shooting her lover, Dr. Herman Tarnower, a Westchester cardiologist...