Man sentenced to 60 years in 2007 shooting

March 25, 2010 3:34:28 PM PDT
A man convicted of killing a Good Samaritan is sentenced to 60 years in prison.

The incident happened in October of 2007 at a White Castle restaurant on Chicago's South Side.

Prosecutors say Darius Walton accosted a woman who refused to buy drugs from him. When 23-year-old Ronald Heard, Jr. tried to help her he was shot and killed by Walton.

Heard was the son of a Chicago police officer.

The man convicted of giving Walton the gun is serving a seven-year sentence.


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