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Buffalo Man Pleads Guilty to Robbing Victims at Gunpoint on Boehm Place on City's East Side.


Erie County District Attorney Frank A. Sedita, III announced that 20 year old Jahaan E. Williams of 65 Brunswick Avenue, Buffalo, pleaded guilty, as charged, to two counts of Robbery in the First before Supreme Court Justice Russell P. Buscaglia. These are the highest charges for which Williams could have been convicted had he gone to trial. 

Williams admitted that on August 6, 2012, he displayed a firearm and forcibly stole jewelry from two victims on Boehm near Bailey in Buffalo. 

Special credit is given to Buffalo Police Officers Mark Goodspeed and Anthony Shea.

Williams faces a maximum prison sentence of 25 years when he is sentenced on   February 28, 2013 at 9:30 a.m. before Justice Buscaglia.