Mr. Hillary had been charged with second-degree murder in the strangling of Garrett Phillips in 2011, but a judge found no credible evidence to convict him.
In 2011, 12-year-old Garrett Phillips was killed in his upstate New York home. Years passed with no arrest, and now Nick Hillary, a former college soccer coach and an ex-boyfriend of Phillips’s mother, awaits trial on a murder charg...
A man already facing murder charges in a slaying on Super Bowl Sunday in Harlem has been linked to a second murder in the neighborhood.
The prosecution may use a cutting-edge method to tie Oral Nicholas Hillary to the killing of Garrett Phillips. The defense says the method is unreliable.
Oral “Nick” Hillary, former head soccer coach at Clarkson University, was tried for second-degree murder in the 2011 killing of Garrett Phillips, 12