CLEVELAND (AP) — A man charged in a Cleveland shooting that left a 12-year-old boy dead and five teenagers wounded has been convicted on numerous charges, including murder.
Marvin Harris, 22, now faces a potential life term when he’s sentenced later this year.READ MORE: Allegheny Health Network To Begin Administering COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Doses To Eligible Individuals
Authorities have said Harris was in a vehicle with several other people when they fired at least 20 shots at a group of children on a city street in November 2017. A stray bullet hit Abdel Bashiti, who was outside his family’s beauty supply store with his father when the gunfire erupted. Bashiti was pronounced dead at the scene a short time later.READ MORE: Toddler Taken To Hospital With Gunshot Wound, Police Investigating
Cuyahoga County Prosecutor’s Office said Thursday that Harris was convicted on two counts of murder, five counts of attempted murder, seven counts of felonious assault and one count of improperly handling firearms in a motor vehicle.
Three other people have also been convicted in the case. They also will be sentenced later this year.MORE NEWS: Hershey’s Mini Bars Rank As The Top-Selling Halloween Candy In Pa.
(Copyright 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)