Man who killed 10-year-old in N.J. football game shooting sentenced to 70 years in prison

Posted on AllSides September 12th, 2023
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A man convicted of killing a 10-year-old boy at a high school football game — in a shooting that also injured two others — has been sentenced to 70 years in state prison. Alvin Wyatt, 35, will have to serve at least 59 1/2 years before he is eligible for parole, the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office said. Wyatt’s intended target — a 31-year-old man — was left paralyzed after also being shot at a playoff game at Pleasantville High School on Nov. 15, 2019, authorities said. Wyatt also shot a...

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