Steven Alfano has been charged with 3rd-degree murder and child abuse after Vincent, his 15-year-old son, died from an accidental overdose. Steven told informants that he "tried to teach [Vincent] how to party right."
Among the 6 types of drugs in Vincent's system were oxycodone, hydrocodone, methadone, and a form of Xanax. Two of Vincent's friends told police they had purchased prescription drugs from Steven.
Steven obtained many kinds of pills by giving pharmacists false information. Steven has a record that includes assault and battery arrests and multiple DUI arrests.