Plea entered in May, 2016 murder in Wyoming

GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. (WZZM) - A man accused of gunning down his ex-girlfriend’s boyfriend at a Wyoming apartment complex and then peddling away on a bike pleaded no contest today to second-degree murder for the May, 2016 slaying.

Angel Villegas-Guzman, 23, of Grand Rapids, entered a plea Monday, April 10 just as his trial was set to begin in Kent County Circuit Court. He also entered a plea to a weapons offense for the May 6, 2016 shooting.

Police say the victim was shot at Crossroads Apartments near 44th Street and Clyde Park Avenue SW.  The victim was identified as 28-year-old Ky’ro Marques Garnett.

Kent County Circuit Court Judge Mark Trusock ordered that Villegas-Guzman be held in the Kent County Jail until he returns to court for sentencing on May 11.

© 2017 WZZM-TV


JOIN THE CONVERSATION

To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the
Conversation Guidelines and FAQs

Leave a Comment