Suspect in racist Buffalo mass shooting indicted by a grand jury
The 18-year-old White man suspected of carrying out a racist mass shooting Saturday in a Buffalo, New York, supermarket was indicted by a grand jury on Wednesday, according to an affidavit from Erie County Assistant District Attorney Gary Hackbush.
The Erie County Grand Jury voted for an indictment against defendant Payton Gendron, "with regard to the felony complaint filed on or about May 14, 2022," the affidavit states. He previously pleaded not guilty to a charge of first-degree murder, and other charges are expected.
The indictment was announced Thursday during a brief...