mistaken identity

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Police Seek Gunman In Shooting That Killed Bronx Woman; Call It Mistaken Identity

Police on Thursday said a shooting that left a woman dead on a Bronx sidewalk last week was a tragic case of mistaken identity.

12/11/2014

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25 Years To Life For Pair Convicted In Mistaken-Identity Murder In Brooklyn

Two men have been sentenced to prison terms of 25 years to life, after being convicted in the stabbing death of a man they mistook as a rival gang member in Brooklyn two years ago.

07/29/2014

Robert L. Viggiano has spent two days trying to convince people that he’s not Robert S. Viggiano, who was arrested for allegedly soliciting sex with a 10-year-old girl in Yonkers this week. (Photo: CBS 2)

Case Of Mistaken Identity Rocks NY Man’s Reputation

A bizarre coincidence has one upstate man trying to convince his neighbors he’s not an accused child molester.

02/11/2011