Man gets 50 years in prison for fatal shootings

Kyrell Gilroy in December 2018 Kyrell Gilroy in December 2018

Created: October 21, 2019 01:09 PM

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — The Rochester man convicted of shooting and killing two men last year was sentenced Monday.

Back in August, a jury convicted 18-year-old Kyrell Gilroy of two counts manslaughter in the first degree and two counts of criminal possession of a weapon in the second degree. He was acquitted of second-degree murder charges.


In September 2018, Gilroy shot and killed Justin Siler, 26, and Markwaun Williams, 24, on Wilkins Street in Rochester. 

Gilroy was sentenced to 50 years in prison and five years of post-release supervision.

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