Man pleads guilty in nephew’s death |

Man pleads guilty in nephew’s death

Man pleads guilty in nephew’s deathGLENWOOD SPRINGS – A Clifton man pleaded guilty Monday to second-degree murder in the shooting death of his nephew.Jesus Hernandez de Jesus, 33, could face 16 to 48 years in prison, five years of parole, and fines of $5,000 to $1 million at a sentencing hearing set for April 11.He originally was charged with first-degree murder and possession of a weapon by a previous offender in connection with the death of 20-year-old Ricardo Navarrete-Prudencio, of Acapulco, Mexico, on June 25. Hernandez de Jesus agreed to a plea deal with prosecutors.Prosecutors said the suspect shot his nephew over an affair the nephew had with the suspect’s wife in Florida.

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