Not guilty plea in Rochester killing

Sao Yim Jr.
Sao Yim Jr.

Man found shot to death on city sidewalk in March.

Posted: May 18, 2018 12:36 PM
Updated: May 18, 2018 1:34 PM

ROCHESTER, Minn. – A man accused in a fatal shooting is pleading not guilty.

Sao Yim Jr., 24 of Rochester, is charged with 2nd degree murder and possession of a firearm after being found guilty of a crime of violence.

Authorities say he shot Ahmed Muafaq Abdulhu Al Naddf to death on March 12 in the 2800 block of Charles Court NW in Rochester.

A trial has not been scheduled. Yim’s next court appearance is set for June 14.

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