Woman Sentenced In Death Of Busti Man

Marylou Johnson. Image by New York State Police.

LITTLE VALLEY – A Town of Busti woman, who previously plead guilty to second-degree manslaughter in the death of Busti man Wilfredo Colon-Rodriguez, Jr., was sentenced Monday in Cattaraugus County Court to 2 to 6 years in state prison.

Marylou Johnson, as part of the deal, accepted a sentencing commitment of 2-to-6 years behind bars. Johnson gave up her right to appeal.







In April 2018, Colon-Rodriguez Jr. was reported missing by a neighbor who became concerned after not speaking with him for several days.

A wooded area at the end of Swanson Hill Road where police discovered the body of Wilfredo Colon-Rodriguez Jr. in April 2018. File image by Justin Gould/WNYNewsNow.

The Lakewood-Busti Police Department then opened a missing persons case. His body was later found on Swanson Hill Road in Randolph.







 













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