Two teenagers, 14 and 16 years old, sneaked into a man's house in Rochester and ordered the victim to tell the police that they were white before setting him on fire.
A casual passer-by saw the smoke and rushed inside. He noticed the flaming body and managed to put out the fire. The man, whose name has not been disclosed, was hospitalized with third degree burns and died 4 days later.
“Investigators said the man, whose name has not been released, was sitting in a chair in his apartment on Lyell Avenue near Murray Street on Friday. According to officers, the two teenager...