Jury Finds Hassan Guilty Of Murder In The Second Degree

February 7, 2011 Updated Feb 7, 2011 at 9:00 PM EDT

By WKBW News

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February 7, 2011 Updated Feb 7, 2011 at 9:00 PM EDT

BUFFALO, NY ( WKBW ) The jury that sat through the murder trial of Muzzamil Hassan took just over one hour to come up with a verdict. Just before 4:30p.m. Monday afternoon, the jury found Hassan guilty of murder in the second degree in the death of his wife Aasiya.

Eyewitness News reporter Laura Gray delivered this news with Keith Radford and Joanna Pasceri just after 4:30p.m. on Channel 7 and wkbw.com

Hassan beheaded his wife in February 2009 at their Bridges television station in Orchard Park, New York.

Click the video to watch some of the closing arguments presented on Monday, along with reaction from both sides as presented by Channel 7's Laura Gray and John Borsa from Erie County Court.