Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | All Access e-Edition | Home RSS

Pa. man pleads guilty in father's fatal shooting

September 5, 2013
Associated Press

WEST CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — A suburban Philadelphia man has been sentenced to 15 to 30 years behind bars in the shooting death of his father.

The Daily Local News ( said 27-year-old Derek Jordan Smith pleaded guilty in Chester County Court on Wednesday to third-degree murder. He admitted to killing his 51-year-old father, Stephen Washington.

Smith admitted that in February 2012, he shot his father twice in their Caln Township home.


Information from: Daily Local News,



I am looking for:
News, Blogs & Events Web