NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. - A neo-Nazi has been convicted of killing one person and wounding another in a Pasco County stabbing.

A jury found 24-year-old John Ditullio Jr. guilty of murder and attempted murder Wednesday.

Authorities say Ditullio, wearing a gas mask, forced his way into the mobile home of Patricia Wells in March 2006. Ditullio cut her with a knife and then killed 17-year-old Kristofer King, a friend of Wells' son.

Ditullio was a prospective member of a white supremacist group that met near Wells' trailer. Prosecutors say the two were targeted because Wells was friends with a black man and King was gay.

A defense attorney pointed to tainted DNA evidence and said the real killer was another member of the American Nazis.


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