Jury Indicts Buffalo Shooting Suspect On Terrorism Charge
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A grand jury has charged the white 18-year-old accused of fatally shooting 10 Black people at a Buffalo supermarket with domestic terrorism motivated by hate and 10 counts of first-degree murder.
Payton Gendron, who has been in custody since the May 14 shooting, is scheduled to be arraigned Thursday in Erie County Court. \
Gendron had previously been charged with first-degree murder in the shooting, which also injured three people.
He has pleaded not guilty.
Prosecutors told a judge May 20 the grand jury had voted to indict Gendron but was continuing its investigation.