February 23, 2017
BATH, NY – A Steuben County jury has found Thomas Clayton guilty. “Clayton was charged with first-and second-degree murder in the September 2015 killing of his wife. Prosecutors said Thomas Clayton hired a former employee, Michael Beard, to kill his wife,” it stated in today’s story by the Leader Staff. Michael Beard was convicted of murder-for-hire and two counts of murder in the 2nd degree, in November 2016.
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