11 August, 2022

Buffalo shooter pleads not guilty in court, even though he planned the massacre in the supermarket for a long time

Payton Gendon, of 18 year old, traveled more than 300 kilometers from his house to attack those who made their purchases in the establishment.

By Voice of the Diaspora

U.S. – The supermarket was not chosen randomly by Gendon, who toured the area and visited the establishment at least three times during three months, with the intent to plan the attack. The details of his plan were recorded in an online diary in which he narrated the number of clients and the characteristics of the corridors..

Payton Gendon, of 18 year old, is the attacker of the Tops Friendly Market supermarket in Buffalo. traveled more than 300 kilometers from his house to attack those who made their purchases in the establishment.

The teenager left several alarm messages on different social networks used by white supremacists, where I express my intention to commit a large-scale massacre in Buffalo, because he observed a large presence of African-American people.

The 10 of March, he wrote online that he was going to attack the guard at Tops, something that made the 14 of May, when he arrived with an assault rifle and took the life of the man and nine other people who were in the supermarket.

The attacker pleaded not guilty to premeditated murder in Buffalo court., while the district attorney explained that he hopes to file more charges against Gendron, who remains in custody and without bail. If convicted, he could face up to life in prison and no parole..