Auburn Man Sentenced to Life in Arnold High Murder

Panama City Beach, Fla. - The Auburn man convicted of shooting and killing an Arnold High School student during a drug deal was sentenced to life in prison Tuesday. 

Demarcus Giddens shot and killed 16-year-old Jason Ian Price in August of last year. Price was shot while he was trying to help a friend the Giddens and his friends were robbing. 

Rodney Jones and Gertavious Canada both made plea deals in exchange for their testimony against Giddens. Jones', who pleaded guilty of principal to robbery with a deadly weapon, was sentenced to 15 years in prison.

Canada pleaded guilty to principal to armed robbery and was sentenced to four years in prison.


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