The second gunman responsible for the death of a 5-year-old boy who was shot while sleeping on his grandmother’s couch has been sentenced to 28 years in prison. Sixteen-year-old Julian Kijuan Lamar Anderson pleaded guilty Tuesday to second-degree intentional murder for the shooting on June 26, 2012, which killed Nizzel George.
Seventeen-year-old Stephon Shannon pleaded guilty in the murder of 5-year-old Nizzel George last week. He was sentenced to 28 years in prison at a Hennepin County Court hearing Tuesday morning.
A 17-year-old boy pleaded guilty Friday afternoon to the June shooting that killed 5-year-old Nizzel George, who was sleeping on his grandmother’s couch in North Minneapolis when a bullet came through the wall and struck him, authorities say.
A 17-year-old boy has been indicted by a grand jury on first-degree murder charges in the death of 5-year-old Nizzel George.
It seems like a simple equation: more police on the streets equals less violence.
Hundreds of people showed up to pay their respects to 5-year-old Nizzel George, who was shot and killed one week ago as he was sleeping on a couch at his grandmother’s house.
Two teenagers have been charged in a Minneapolis shooting that killed a 5-year-old boy who had been sleeping on his grandmother’s couch.
A large crowd of people turned out Saturday afternoon to pay tribute to a life cut too short. Nizzel George was sleeping on the couch at his grandmother’s North Minneapolis home on Tuesday when the house was riddled by bullets.
Two juveniles have been arrested in connection with the recent shooting death of a 5-year-old boy in north Minneapolis.
A vigil will be held Saturday for a 5-year-old boy who was shot and killed while asleep on the couch Tuesday morning. Nizzel George was at his grandmother’s home in north Minneapolis when someone fired a reported 10 shots into the living room.
A community is reeling over the death of a 5-year-old boy, who was shot and killed while asleep on the couch Tuesday morning.
Police are actively pursuing leads but have not made any arrests in Tuesday’s shooting death of a 5-year-old boy in north Minneapolis.
Police say a 5-year-old boy has been shot and killed, after a bullet came through his north Minneapolis home while he was sleeping.