Five teenage boys in Michigan could face life in prison if convicted of second-degree murder for allegedly throwing a rock at a van that went through the windshield and killed a passenger. On Oct. The rock, according to the driver, entered the passenger side through the windshield, hitting White, 32, in the face and then ricocheted from his face to his chest, Pickell said.
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FOX 2 - Four Flint-area teens who admitted to throwing rocks off an overpass on I in Genessee County, killing a passenger in a car below, will be sentenced as adults. Mark Sekelsky, 18; Mikadyn Payne, 17; Trevor Gray, 16; and Alexzander Miller, 17, pleaded guilty to manslaughter and asked to be sentenced as juveniles. On Tuesday Judge Joseph J.
After spending half of her life behind bars, Cyntoia Brown will walk out of prison next week a free woman. She will be released to parole supervision on August 7, according to former Tennessee Gov. According to Brown, she was raped and forced into prostitution by a pimp and ended up killing one of her clients out of self-defense.
John Pace spent his last day of freedom at the house in West Philadelphia that he shared with his mum, his six brothers and four sisters. It was September 18, and summer was coming to an end. In the early evening, he set out for his friend's place, some grass in his pocket and a wine cooler in his hand.
Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam has granted executive clemency to Cyntoia Brown with less than two weeks left in office. Yet, imposing a life sentence on a juvenile that would require her to serve at least 51 years before even being eligible for parole consideration is too harsh, especially in light of the extraordinary steps Ms. Brown has taken to rebuild her life.
A year-old boy who was facing two murder charges in connection with the death of a year-old girl pleaded guilty to one of the counts Friday and now faces life in prison. Aidan Zellmer had been charged with first-degree murder and first-degree murder of a child under age 12 in connection with the death of Kiaya Campbell on June 7, In Adams County District Court on Friday, he pleaded guilty to first-degree murder, and prosecutors agreed to drop charges of first-degree murder of a child under age 12 and sexual assault.
When the guilty verdict was read, year-old Dawnta Harris slumped at the trial table and began to cry. The West Baltimore teen was convicted Wednesday in a courtroom crowded with the slain officer's family and fellow police. One woman cried out in grief at the verdict.
Vershawn Hudson-Crawford, 16, is accused of killing year-old Dehaven Nichols. He's being tried as an adult. According to Maryland State Police, in May, the two teenagers got in a fight in a ditch behind an apartment complex near Route According to court documents, Hudson-Crawford came to police two days after that deadly fight to confess to choking Nichols to death.