ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A judge has reduced the sentence of a man convicted of shooting two people in a mall food court.
Javaughn N. Adams, 26, was sentenced to 65 years in prison for the 2006 shootings in the food court of Westfield Annapolis mall. Adams, who was 18 at the time, had been convicted of two counts of attempted second-degree murder and numerous other charges.READ MORE: Maryland Weather: Baltimore Could See A High Of 90 Degrees On Memorial Day
The Capital of Annapolis reports that on Tuesday, Anne Arundel County Circuit Judge William C. Mulford II reduced Adams’ sentence by 20 years after hearing about his good behavior in prison.READ MORE: Two Teenagers Shot, One Killed, At Inner Harbor During Memorial Day Weekend, Police Say
Adams’ attorney said the inmate has attended college courses, worked in the kitchen and avoided gangs and any infractions while in prison.MORE NEWS: Baltimore City And Surrounding Communities Experiencing High Community Transmission Of COVID-19
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