Two NYC murder suspects arrested in Utica

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - The U.S. Marshal's Service located two men in Utica who were wanted in connection to a murder in New York City.

Xavier Goodson and Dennis Neal were both found and arrested near 5 Oswego Street at 3:15 p.m. Thursday.

They were wanted by the New York City Police Department for an Aug. 12 murder that took place in the Bronx. Authorities say Goodson and Neal, along with other suspects, are accused of beating a person to death with a large rock.

The following agencies participated in this investigation:

United States Marshals Service- Utica and Manhattan Divisions
Oneida County Sheriffs Office- Warrants Unit
Utica Police Department- Warrants Unit
Oneida County Probation Department
NY State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision
NY City Police Department- Violent Felony Unit

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