Pair Found Guilty In Flint Girl's Shooting Death 6-25-2010 - WNEM TV 5

Pair Found Guilty In Flint Girl's Shooting Death 6-25-2010

A jury has returned with verdicts in the DonNesha Williams murder trial.
Coriell Tyquan Branch, 17, and Reonta Deshon Hunter, 18, were both found guilty of second-degree murder in the shooting death of 13-year-old Williams.
Williams was riding her bike in Mount Morris Township last summer when she was struck by a bullet.
Investigators said the teens fired off 17 shots at two other men leaving a convenience store, but a stray bullet hit the girl. She died a few days later.
The late August shooting rocked the Genesee County community.
Besides the second-degree verdict, both Branch and Hunter were found guilty of assault with intent to do great bodily harm and carrying a concealed weapon.
Sentencing is scheduled for July 26 at 2 p.m. in Flint district court.
A second-degree murder conviction is punishable by up to life in prison, but that sentence is up to a judge’s discretion.

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