Plea Deal Reached in Double Murder

July 1, 2019

Plea Deal

The defendant was charged with 2 counts of first degree murder with use of a deadly weapon. He was facing the rest of his life in prison on both counts with no chance of parole, if convicted.

Karen Connolly was one of his attorneys. On the eve of trial, a plea deal to the significantly reduced ONE COUNT of second degree murder with use of a deadly weapon was secured for Mr. Acosta.

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