Rochester Man Sentenced For April Apartment Murder

Rochester Man Sentenced For April Apartment Murder

A Rochester man received 25 years to life in prison for a murder at an apartment building.
A Rochester man received 25 years to life in prison for a murder at an apartment building. 

Antonio Ortiz Jr., 44, was found guilty of murder in the death of 64-year-old William Fergus. The District Attorney's office says Ortiz Jr. stabbed Fergus 46 times after stealing two flat-screen TVs and the victim's money. He was caught after security cameras caught him using Fergus' credit cards at a store. During trial, Ortiz Jr. said the murder happened during a drug-induced hallucination. Ortiz Jr. will begin serving his sentence immediately.


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