EATON COUNTY, Mich. (WLNS) — A man arrested in connection with a March 2021 shooting that left a 16-year-old boy dead has pleaded guilty.
The Eaton County Prosecutor’s Office confirmed the conviction to 6 News.
On March 31, 2021, Lansing Police responded to a shooting near Burnway Drive and Seaway Drive, where officers found a juvenile with a gunshot wound.
The victim, Darrell L. Smith, died from his injuries.
Police arrested Deshawn Ernest Clark Jr. at November 2021 for murder.
He was found guilty of open murder and misuse of firearms.
The announcement of his sentence is scheduled for July 12 at 11:00 a.m