- Associated Press - Friday, September 12, 2014

CARLISLE, Pa. (AP) - Two men charged in the slaying of a Pennsylvania convenience store clerk have been found guilty of second-degree murder.

The Sentinel reports (http://bit.ly/1uLMVrT) a jury in Carlisle returned the verdict Thursday against 21-year-old Tyler Bradshaw and 20-year-old Shante Rice.

The men were accused of fatally shooting 55-year-old Linda Ness during an attempted robbery of a gas station minimart in 2012.

Defense lawyers say the gun went off accidentally. The suspects left empty-handed.

Two other men charged in the case testified against the defendants.

Sentencing for Bradshaw and Rice is set for Dec. 16.

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Information from: The Sentinel, http://www.cumberlink.com

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