CANTON, Miss. – A Mississippi teen to plead guilty to reduced charges in the killing of a 6-year-old boy who authorities say was in a car stolen from a supermarket car park.
D ” All of Washington, 18, pleaded guilty Monday to accessory after the fact to the kidnapping of Kingston Frazier, and on an unrelated robbery charge.
Warren Martin, Washington’s lawyer, says Washington has agreed to testify against the other in the case. Madison County District Attorney Michael Guest tells local media that Washington’s testimony to help prosecutors seek the death penalty against Byron McBride, who the authorities say shot and killed Frazier.
Martin says Washington will be sentenced March 26. He says prosecutors recommended that he spend 15 years in prison.
A third teenager, Dwan Wakefield, faces juvenile charges that could be upgraded to adult charges.