Third Degree Murder, Barry, Cosmo Denardo discussed on KYW 24 Hour News


Station small DiNardo who pleaded guilty to four murders and his parents farm near New Hope is refusing a subpoena to testify because a fourteen year old girl is expected to be charged with murder as an adult in the death of a man found tied to his bed in his home in the northeast Philadelphia man accused of killing a thirteen year old boy in a Chinese restaurant is convicted of first degree murder I'm Christine Joe Hanson in sports the Sixers let one get away in Denver right now it's sunny here at the broadcast center thirty one degrees going up to forty four good morning I'm John off the coach in our top story at nine OO one isn't killer Cosmo DiNardo will defy a subpoena to testify at his cousin's murder trial despite making a deal to cooperate in order was spending life in prison after admitting he murdered four young men two years ago as parents farm in Bucks county he's refusing to take the stand that Sean Kratz his trial on charges he killed three of those men it's unclear what penalty DiNardo might face for this refusal they wanna you suburban bureau chief gin mill work reports jurors on Friday got to watch practice hour plus long confession to detectives about his role in the front in the video showing crisis confession from April twenty eighteen Kratz says after he and his cousin Cosmo denardo shop twenty one year old dean Finney Carol in the head in order to put his arm around them laughing and said what's the matter you've never seen a dead body before that video confession came as part of what was supposed to be a plea deal to third degree murder Kratz backed out of the deal the last minute in the beginning of the video detectives tell him if he does not go through with the plea to use the confession against them Kraft says denardo called him names angry he wouldn't help move the body and he says he tried to talk to Nardo out of going to pick up mark sturgeon Tom Mayo two other men were murdered on the farm this is the second video statement jurors of seeing the others about four hours long at one point in that video crotch talks to his mother who tells him tell the truth and don't worry about his cousin and her words save yourself to so Barry you just like he did to those four boys in order pleaded guilty to.

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