Salina, KS

Now: 23 °

Currently: Cloudy

Hi: 23 ° | Lo: 17 °

Kansas man pleads in Pittsburg State student slaying

KSAL StaffNovember 19, 2016

A 21-year-old man has pleaded no contest to a murder charge in the 2014 death of a Pittsburg State student.

The Pittsburg Morning Sun reports (http://j.mp/2g8ZcH3) that Bryan Bridges pleaded no contest Friday in Crawford County court to first-degree felony murder in the October 2014 death of Pittsburg State University student Taylor Thomas.

The plea agreement dismisses other charges, including conspiracy to commit aggravated robbery, conspiracy to commit aggravated burglary and aggravated kidnapping.

Taylor was shot and killed when intruders burst into his home looking to rob his roommate.

After Taylor’s death, Bridges was captured in Mexico and later brought back to Kansas.

Sentencing is scheduled for January 9, 2017.


Information from: The (Pittsburg, Kan.) Morning Sun, http://www.morningsun.net.

Copyright © Rocking M Media, 2018. All Rights Reserved. No part of this story may be reproduced without Rocking M Media’s express consent.

CATEGORIES :

COMMENTS

STAY IN TOUCH!

GET OUR APP!

LATEST POSTS

Earl Bane Foundation Supp...
January 17, 2018Comments
Fake $100 for Gum
January 17, 2018Comments
Fire Destroys Garage and ...
January 17, 2018Comments
Woman Hit by Truck
January 17, 2018Comments

LATEST TWEETS

Read all tweets
© 2007 - 2018