Buffalo shooting suspect to face murder, hate crime charges, NY Times reports

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(Reuters) – The 18-year-old man accused of gunning down 10 Black residents in a Buffalo, New York supermarket, opening fire out of racial animus, has been charged in an indictment on 25 counts of murder and domestic terrorism, the New York Times reported on Wednesday. Payton Gendron, who was taken into custody following the May 14 shooting rampage, was scheduled to appear in an Erie County courtroom on Thursday afternoon, the Times reported, citing the district attorney, John Flynn. A district attorney’s office spokeswoman confirmed to Reuters that an indictment had been handed down against Ge…

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