Guilty plea in Chautauqua violinist murder

Posted: 8:04 AM, Dec 03, 2015
Updated: 2015-12-03 08:04:36-05

The second suspect in the murder of a violinist in Chautauqua County pleaded guilty in court on Wednesday.

Jonathan Conklin admitted killing 61-year-old Mary Whitaker, a violinist from New York City who spent her summers at her home in the Town of Sherman.

Conklin's accomplice has also pleaded guilty. Both men will be sentenced in March.




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