Closing arguments begin in 'Newburgh Four' trial

Lawyers began delivering closing arguments today in the trial of the "Newburgh Four."James Cromitie, Onta Williams, David Williams and Laguerre Payen are accused of plotting

THE BRONX - Lawyers began delivering closing arguments today in the trial of the "Newburgh Four."

James Cromitie, Onta Williams, David Williams and Laguerre Payen are accused of plotting to bomb a synagogue and Jewish community center in the Bronx and shoot down aircraft at the Stewart Air National Guard Base.

If convicted, each of the four suspects could face life in prison.

The prosecution delivered its closing statement and the defense began its closing argument. The defense is expected to finish its statement tomorrow.

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