Gerardo Gomez

From left: Victims Terrance Aeriel, Iofemi Hightower and Dashon Harvey (credit: CBS 2)

Final Man Convicted In Newark Schoolyard Murders Sentenced To Nearly 200 Years In Prison

Gerardo Gomez was convicted last November on multiple counts including robbery, murder and attempted murder.

01/09/2013

From left: Victims Terrance Aeriel, Iofemi Hightower and Dashon Harvey (credit: CBS 2)

Jury Selection Begins For Final Defendant Charged In 2007 Newark Murder Case

Jury selection has started in the case of the final defendant to stand trial in the 2007 execution-style murders of three college-bound people at a Newark playground.

09/09/2012

From left: Victims Terrence Aeriel, Ioefemi Hightower and Dashon Harvey (credit: CBS)

Court Tosses Statement In Newark Schoolyard Slayings

A statement given to police by one of the juveniles charged in the execution-style slayings of three friends in 2007 is not admissible because he wasn’t adequately informed of his Miranda rights, a state appeals court ruled today.

08/30/2010