Two of the three defendants accused in the fatal 2015 shooting of a Honduran immigrant during an armed robbery in Baton Rouge pleaded guilty Monday to conspiracy charges.
Karlos Jawoski Ghoram, 22, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit second-degree murder and will be sentenced Sept. 19 by state District Judge Beau Higginbotham. He faces up to 30 years in prison.
Devaughn Tyler, 17, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit armed robbery and was sentenced to 10 years in prison by Higginbotham.
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Tyler was 16 when Oswal Migdonio Andrade, 22, was fatally shot Dec. 9, 2015, in the 9000 block of Tracy Avenue.
A sanity hearing is scheduled Sept. 20 for the remaining defendant, Lawrence Bennett, 19. He is charged with second-degree murder.
Ghoram, Bennett and Tyler each were indicted early last year on second-degree murder counts.
Andrade moved to the United States from Honduras about 15 years ago and worked as a roofer, family members have said.