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Cruz guilty of murder in police chase

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This story has been updated to correct the spelling of commensurate. ALBANY - Pablo Cruz, the Schenectady man accused of striking a bicyclist during a police chase and continuing the chase with the man’s body lodged on his ladder rack, was found guilty of murder Wednesday in Albany County Court. There was no audible reaction to the verdict in a courtroom filled with people, including family of the victim, Paul Merges Jr. The jury found ...

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July 24, 2014
12:47 a.m.

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In the fifth paragraph, the word "commiserate" is used where the intended word is clearly "commensurate". Either that was an error by the speaker, or an error by the transcriber. If it was an error by the speaker, it should be immediately followed by "[sic]"; if it was an error by the transcriber, it should be corrected, as it currently makes no sense.