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Former NY hockey player guilty in murder-for-hire of wife

BATH — A former minor league hockey player has been found guilty in a murder-for-hire killing of his wife nearly two years ago in the Southern Tier. Forty-five-year-old Thomas Clayton was found guilty of first- and second-degree murder on Thursday ...

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DA plans to re-try Rochester man whose 2002 murder conviction was overturned 

Jose Torres

The Monroe County District Attorney’s Office plans to re-try a man whose 2002 murder conviction was overturned Wednesday. State Supreme Court Justice Francis A. Affronti vacated the conviction and granted a new trial to Jose Torres, 48, who is serving 25-years-to ...

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Rochester man convicted of murder

Shaquill Battle, 22, was found guilty today of second-degree murder for the death of 21-year-old Jemel Lockhart who was shot during an Oct. 9, 2013 robbery at his home. The case was prosecuted by Assistant District Attorney David Dys of ...

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Reed convicted of murder in March shooting

A Monroe County jury Thursday found Khaleef Reed, 34, guilty of second-degree murder in the March 31 death of 27-year-old Sir-Cordae Hightower who was shot four times in the driveway of a Wilkins Street residence in the city of Rochester. ...

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