Monday, September 1, 2014

TPD make second arrest in double homicide; and arrest suspect for June 30 murder


TEDESCO
Police have arrested the second suspect in the Lansingburgh double homicide at around 9:30 p.m. and also made an arrest in the June murder of Robert Rivera.
Earlier today, Troy Police arrested one of the suspects in the Aug. 20 brutal murder of Al and Maria Lockrow in Schenectady. They arrested the second suspect in Lansingburgh.
Rivera, 54, was murdered on June 30 in his 603 Second Ave. home.
Al and Maria Lockrow were beaten to death shortly after 2 a.m. in their 709 First Ave. home. Al Lockrow was declared dead at the scene. Maria succumbed to her injuries shortly after authorities arrived.
Friday, police recovered the couple’s stolen 2013 Ford Escape SUV.
The identities of the suspects in custody are not known at this time.
Mayor Lou Rosamilia has a press conference slated for 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Troy Police Department.

Here is footage from Time Warner Cable.

12 comments:

  1. Normally I would save any congrats until after the conviction. This time however you guys deserve it right up front. You all have worked diligently and with a great amount of skill. Thank you and congratulations on bringing these evil doers to justice.

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  2. Any politician at the press conference should be voted out of office

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    1. You don't even have to ask if Jim Gordon was there. He's never met a camera he didn't like. I know he has a patronage job but doesn't this guy have to work??

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    2. You ready to announce your running yet? Well when then Puss McGrath?

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  3. Thanks Mr. Franco for keeping me and others informed regarding Troy and Rensselaer County. Well done.

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    1. Your welcome Amy, your endorsement is in the mail.

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  4. Great job, just goes to show we have a lot of talent in our police department. Maybe we should try and work together instead of tearing everything down in Troy. Great job , Chief.

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  5. good to see capt lou out there with his team...things have gone sour since magneto left huh capt lou.

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  6. if suv is found south of troy in cornfield-where they both lived before--how did the 2 get back in this area-another involved??

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  7. Did Harry and Franny pay their back taxes? We could hire another cop.

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