Nude Housekeeper Claims He Killed Customer in Self-Defense


A “nude housekeeper” is on trial for murdering a Manhattan paralegal, the Daily News reports. The nude housekeeper in question is 41-year-old Thomas Cordero, charged after allegedly stabbing John Conley to death in the aspiring lawyer’s apartment in 2007, after they met on Cordero’s promised household chores quickly turned to sex, and 50-year-old Conley “got too rough” in bed and grabbed a knife, so Cordero stabbed Conley with it in self-defense, he claims. As Conley lay dying in his bedroom, Cordero took $40 from his wallet “per our agreement,” he told police. [NYDN]