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Flowers found guilty

A Monroe County jury Wednesday found 26-year-old Dominic Flowers guilty of second-degree murder, second-degree assault and two counts each of first-degree assault second-degree criminal possession of a weapon in the Aug. 18, 2013 shootings of Willie Little, Erica Fleming and ...

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Blunt convicted of murder

A Monroe County jury Wednesday found Jeffrey Blunt, 31, guilty of second-degree murder for the shooting death of 37-year-old William Klick on Oct. 7, 2012, about 5 a.m. on Copley Street in the city of Rochester. Blunt was also convicted ...

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4 men get prison in death of 96-year-old

BUFFALO (AP) — Four men have been sentenced to prison for a fatal attack on a 96-year-old World War II veteran inside his home. Two of the men, 18-year-old Shaquar Pratcher and 23-year-old Elhajji Eshabazz, were sentenced Wednesday to 25 ...

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Boyd convicted of murder

A Monroe County jury Friday found 49-year-old Darrell Boyd guilty of second-degree murder for the April 20, 2007 killing of Katharina Lawn. Boyd was convicted of brutally beating and strangling Lawn in her apartment on Merchants Road in the city ...

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Arrest made in Waterloo murder

State police in Waterloo on Monday arrested Brian J. Karris, 37, on a Seneca County indictment charging him with second-degree murder. Karris is accused of killing Thomas J. Blancke, 24, of Geneva, on Dec. 14 at the Five Points Correctional ...

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Man convicted of killing girlfriend’s roommate

A 44-year-old Rochester man has been convicted of second-degree murder in the fatal stabbing of his girlfriend’s roommate earlier this year. The Monroe County District Attorney’s Office said a jury deliberated for two hours Tuesday before finding Antonio Ortiz Jr. ...

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Stepfather gets 25 years to life in boy’s death

BUFFALO — A New York father has been sentenced to 25 years to life in prison for beating his 10-year-old stepson to death with a rolling pin. A jury in Buffalo last month convicted Ali-Mohamed Mohamud of second-degree murder. He ...

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Men indicted on murder charges

A Monroe County grand jury Wednesday indicted Darius L. Bursey, 23, and Van K. Cotton, 22, for the Jan. 22 murder of Lamar Shahid during a fight in a home on Columbia Avenue. Shahid, 18, was shot once in the ...

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Police release name of slain western NY woman

PERINTON — Authorities have released the name of the suburban Rochester woman found slain in her home last week. The Monroe County Medical Examiner’s office tells Rochester media outlets that 37-year-old Patricia Irish died from asphyxiation and multiple stab wounds.

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