JERSEY CITY — The Pennsylvania man who executed a 16-year-old Kearny girl in cold blood as she sat in bed watching television with her 7-year-old brother in 2013 will die behind bars for his “heinous, cruel and depraved” crime.
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Cruz Martinez, 44, a portly but still hulking man, was sentenced to life in prison by Hudson County Superior Court Judge Martha Royster in from of a dozen family and friend of the victim, Alishia Colon. Martinez would have to survive until the age of 107 to even be eligible for …read more
Source: NJ.com Hudson