Attorney: Teen didn't understand Miranda Rights

February 29, 2008 1:52:21 PM PST
Lawyer for one of two teens charged in connection with the murder of Blair Holt said his client's confession should be thrown out.Attorney Michael Mayfield said the 15-year old suspect told police he did not understand his Miranda rights during initial questioning.

Police said the teen told investigators he handed a gun to an accomplice who tried to shoot a rival gang member. Instead, Holt was shot and died onboard a CTA bus.

The state's attorneys office say it believes the teen was questioned properly.


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