Cased closed. After two years of investigating, NYPD authorities have named Syed Rahman as the killer in the 2008 murder at NYC nightspot, Spotlight during Lil Kim’s birthday celebration.
Rahman, who was employed at the popular karaoke establishment, confessed to luring 24-year old Ingrid Rivera to a rooftop utility room and viciously beating her to death with a metal pipe and cutting her throat after she refused his sexual advances.
Rahman faces a sentence of 20 years to life. The confession derived from Rahman wanting to spare the woman’s family a drawn out trial.