3 connected to FBI agent's death found guilty

(AP) - Three New Brunswick men charged in a bankrobbery spree last year that culminated in the death of an FBIagent have been found guilty on most counts.

Wilfredo Berrios, Efrain Lynn and FranciscoHerrera-Genao face lengthy prison sentences. All wereconvicted of at least two robberies as well as weapons counts.

Authorities say the trio, along with a fourth man who alreadypleaded guilty, hit four banks in central New Jersey before theywere apprehended outside a PNC Bank in Readington.

At that robbery, FBI Agent Barry Lee Bush was mistakenly shotand killed by a fellow agent.

The defendants weren't charged with Bush's death, but it can beconsidered at sentencing.

sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 5 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login, create an account or subscribe to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."