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Charlie Tan gets 20 years in prison

Charles J. Tan, 23, of Pittsford, was sentenced in U.S. District Court in Syracuse Monday to 20 years in prison for the unlawful purchase of a shotgun used to murder his father in 2015. Tan was also sentenced to three ...

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Charlie Tan admits to buying murder weapon

A man who had charges that he murdered his father dismissed has admitted to buying the murder weapon. Charles J. Tan, 22, of Pittsford, pleaded guilty Friday in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York to the ...

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Tan defense lawyer surprised by talk of possible re-indictment

Charlie Tan’s attorney, Brian DeCarolis, was caught off guard Wednesday by Assistant Monroe County District Attorney Kelly Wolford’s suggestion that her office might try to re-indict Tan if the Fourth Department doesn’t overturn a lower court decision to dismiss the ...

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