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Ulster man indicted for murder

Earl Edwards, Jr.


June 7, 2016

An Ulster County Grand Jury filed an indictment on June 7 in New York State Supreme Court charging Earl Edwards, Jr. with Murder in the Second Degree for killing Rameen L. Perry on May 26th, 2016, in the Village of Saugerties. The indictment charges that Edwards, with intending to cause the death of Rameen Perry, caused his death.

The Office of the Medical Examiner ruled the death a homicide and determined the cause of death to be the result of a perforation of the heart due to a stab wound to the chest.

Edwards, Jr. is scheduled to be arraigned on the indictment in Ulster County Court on June 9, 2016.