Friday , Apr , 30 , 2004 C.Y. Ellis

Williams not guilty of aggravated manslaughter

Somerville, NJ (Sports Network) – Jayson Williams was found not guilty of
aggravated manslaughter in the shooting death of limousine driver Costas “Gus”
Christofi, but was found guilty on four of the other seven charges.

Williams was also found not guilty of aggravated assault as well as possession
of a weapon with unlawful purpose. He was found guilty of hindering
apprehension, tampering with a witness, tampering with evidence and
fabricating evidence.

The jury did not reach a verdict on one charge, reckless manslaughter.

Williams is likely to get probation for the four guilty verdicts.

NJ