A man is being held without bond after he's accused of killing the patient sharing his hospital room at Aventura Hospital.


The victim was found face down on the floor.  The Medical Examiner determined he was strangled.


Alexander Jackson reportely confessed to a nurse.


The 31-year-old is charged with 1st degree murder.


The hospital says it is working with the police in its investigation.

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