What did Michael Alig do to Angel?

In March 1996, Alig and his roommate, Robert D. “Freeze” Riggs, killed fellow Club Kid Andre “Angel” Melendez in a confrontation over a drug debt. In October 1997, Alig pled guilty to first-degree manslaughter. Both men were sentenced to 10 to 20 years in prison.

When did Angel Melendez die?

March 17, 1996Andre Melendez / Date of death

Where did Melendez die?

Manhattan, New York, NYAndre Melendez / Place of death

Who is the Club Kid killer?

“Club Kid Killer” Michael Alig died from an accidental overdose of various hard drugs. The infamous promoter’s cause of death was acute intoxication by fentanyl, acetylfentanyl, heroin and methamphetamine, the Office of Chief Medical Examiner in New York City confirmed to Page Six on Monday.

Is Michael Alig still alive?

December 25, 2020Michael Alig / Date of death

How much time did Michael Alig serve?

17 years
Mr. Alig, who gained fame in the 1980s as a party promoter, was a tabloid celebrity who served 17 years in prison for manslaughter.

Who is Andre Melendez?

Andre “Angel” Melendez (May 1, 1971 – March 17, 1996) was a member of the Club Kids and purported drug dealer who lived and worked in New York City. He was killed by Michael Alig and Robert “Freeze” Riggs on March 17, 1996.

Is Michael Alig dead?

Who was Christina superstar?

Christina Superstar is a character based on a real person portrayed by Marilyn Manson for the satirical film Party Monster. Manson attended shooting for the film during the third week of May 2002.

What happened to Robert freeze Riggs?

However, he was ultimately convicted of manslaughter for the 1996 murder of Andre “Angel” Menendez, who was his temporary roommate at the time. Both Alig and his accomplice, Robert “Freeze” Riggs, were sentenced to 10 to 20 years in prison; Riggs was released in 2010.

How was Andre Melendez murdered?

How old is Michael Alig?

54 years (1966–2020)Michael Alig / Age at death