Accused “Toys R Us killer” faces judge

Bernard Grucza

The accused “Toys R Us killer” was back in court Wednesday morning. Bernard Grucza appeared for a routine proceeding. He is charged with murdering assistant manager Larry Wells at the Toys R Us store in Hamburg last summer.

The case shocked the southtowns community as police tried to find a suspect for months, until Grucza was arrested last fall.

In a separate case, Gruzca is accused of violating an order of protection that his estranged wife filed against him.

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