2 Men Convicted In Death Of Officer Peter Figoski Get 25 Years To LifeOfficer Peter Figoski was shot and killed as officers interrupted the robbery of a drug dealer in Brooklyn.
Another Guilty Verdict Handed Down In Murder Of NYPD Officer Peter FigoskiFigoski's mother held her hands over her mouth and cried Wednesday as Kevin Santos, 32, was found guilty of murder.
'Mastermind' Behind Robbery That Left Officer Peter Figoski Dead Found GuiltyMorales did not fire the fatal shot, but prosecutors said he planned the armed robbery of a marijuana dealer who lived in his uncle’s basement. Under state law, if someone is killed during a felony, the person who committed that felony can also be charged with murder.
Alleged Robbery Mastermind On Trial In NYPD Officer's MurderJurors heard opening statements Wednesday in the trial of Nelson Morales, a suspect setting the wheels in motion for a robbery that ended with the fatal shooting of NYPD Officer Peter Figoski.
Lamont Pride Sentenced In Killing Of NYPD Officer Peter FigoskiDuring the trial, prosecutors said Pride and four others plotted to rob a drug dealer who lived in a basement apartment in Brooklyn, but were interrupted by police.
Jurors Find Lamont Pride Guilty Of Murder In Killing Of NYPD Officer Peter FigoskiProsecutors said Pride and four others plotted to rob a drug dealer who lived in a basement apartment in Brooklyn, but were interrupted by police.
Deliberations Under Way In Death Of NYPD Officer Peter FigoskiLamont Pride is accused of murder in the December 2011 death of Officer Peter Figoski.
Prosecutor Urges Jurors To Just Weigh Facts In Brooklyn Cop Killer CaseDuring his closing argument, prosecutor Ken Taub said while the defendant's intent may have been to get away from a bungled robbery, he was also intent on killing any police officer who got in his way.
Co-Defendant In Brooklyn Cop Killer Case Testifies Against Murder SuspectAriel Tejada said Tuesday he started robbing people at age 16. The 23-year-old has pleaded guilty and agreed to cooperate with prosecutors in return for an 18-year prison sentence.
Co-Defendant In Brooklyn Cop Killer Case To Testify Against Murder SuspectFour detectives who were involved in the manhunt for Det. Peter Figoski's killers testified in the murder trial of Lamont Pride on Monday.
New Evidence Heard In NYPD Cop Killer Trial Defendant Lamont Pride said that he was trying to escape a robbery when he was confronted by a hooded man with a gun in his hand. He said that after a struggle, a shot went off.
Trial Continues For Suspects Charged In Death Of NYPD Officer Peter FigoskiSurveillance video, a gun and graphic photos of a murder scene took center stage Monday at the trial of two suspects charged in the death of a New York City police officer.