Yonkers man convicted in 1997 double fatal shooting in the BronxPosted: Updated:
A Yonkers man has been convicted in a double fatal shooting in the Bronx in 1997.
Robert Acosta was found guilty of hiring a hitman to kill two people in the Bronx days before Christmas.
Prosecutors say the victims stole more than $200,000 in drug money from Acosta.
The Bronx man who carried out the fatal shooting was also convicted of murder.