Four Plead Guilty to Summer Shoot-Out

Posted: February 21, 2013 at 5 a.m.

Three men and a woman pleaded guilty Wednesday and were sentenced to prison for being involved with a shooting last summer on Boxley Avenue.

Legal Lingo

Plea Bargain

A negotiated agreement between a criminal defendant and a prosecutor in which the defendant agrees to plead guilty to some crimes, along with possible conditions, in return for reduction of the severity of the charges, dismissal of some of the charges, or some other benefit to the defendant.

Source: uslegal.com

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