Sentencing today in NY train track vandalism case

(Source: Associated Press, August 11, 2011)

BUFFALO, N.Y. A western New York man faces sentencing today for lying to investigators after someone tried to derail a passenger train last summer. James Phillips admitted to lying about who'd been at a party on the Cattaraugus Indian Reservation near where an Amtrak passenger train hit railroad ties placed across the tracks. So far, no one has been charged with the attempted derailment.

Full story: Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Thursday, August 11, 2011
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