Teen sentenced in killing outside Topeka restaurant
December 7, 2017
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — One of three people charged in a fatal shooting outside a fast food restaurant in Topeka has been sentenced.
The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that 17-year-old Shayden Byrd was sentenced Tuesday for first-degree murder and two other charges in the death of 18-year-old Justice Mitchell.
Mitchell was found suffering from two gunshot wounds June 26 in the parking lot of a Church's Chicken. He was taken to a hospital, where he died.
Police say another suspect is accused of shooting Mitchell during a botched effort to rob him of drugs and cash. Byrd is accused of plotting...