It has been eight yr’s since her capturing in a Chicago park horrified town.
The person who pulled the set off is already behind bars for a very long time, however the man who helped the shooter get away might be sentenced Tuesday.
Pendleton was shot and killed in a South Aspect park in January of 2013, simply weeks after she carried out in former President Barack Obama’s inauguration parade.
Kenneth Williams, the getaway driver, might be sentenced Tuesday. He appealed for a brand new trial, however was denied.
Pendleton’s loss of life made nationwide headlines. Former First Woman Michelle Obama attended her funeral.
Police stated the 2 concerned within the capturing are gang members, who drove by the park and opened fireplace right into a crowd of King School Prep Excessive Faculty college students.
The particular person accused of pulling the set off, fatally capturing Pendleton and injuring two others, Mickiael Ward, was sentenced to 84 years in jail again in 2019.
Williams faces as much as 90 years in jail.
He’s anticipated in courtroom later Tuesday afternoon.
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