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Buffalo man sentenced for 2017 murder

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Posted at 3:40 PM, Mar 26, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-26 15:40:44-04

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — 25 years to life. That's the sentence handed down to a Buffalo man for a 2017 murder.

26-year-old Roberto Leon shot and killed 25-year-old Luis Rivera on Center Lane in the Riverside neighborhood on November 28.

A judge found Leon guilty as charged on one count of Murder and one county of Criminal Possession of a Weapon.

the jury rendered their verdict after less than an hour of deliberations.