ONEIDA COUNTY, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — The Rome man accused of killing his wife before leaving her body in a dumpster has been found guilty of second-degree murder. An Oneida County jury also found Jason D’Avolio guilty of concealment of a corpse.
D’Avolio originally pleaded not guilty to both of those charges and rejected a plea deal from the prosecutor. He previously claimed his wife, Kerrilee D’Avolio, 32, committed suicide.
No date has been set for sentencing.