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Second man pleads guilty in Falls mugging

LOCKPORT – Carl R. Adams of Niagara Falls accepted a plea offer Wednesday in Niagara County Court, wrapping up the case of the July 15 mugging of a man from whom $60 was stolen near a gas station on 19th Street in the Falls.

Adams, 43, of Niagara Street, pleaded guilty to attempted second-degree robbery and was promised a 3 1/2-year prison sentence. County Judge Matthew J. Murphy III will make it official Aug. 2.

Last week, Raco N. Black, 45, of Whitney Avenue, pleaded guilty to the same charge and is to be sentenced June 18.