Columbus man found guilty in 2019 accidental shooting sentenced to 20 years
Published: Mar. 16, 2023 at 4:33 PM EDT
COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - A man previously found guilty in a 2019 accidental shooting has been sentenced.
A Muscogee County judge sentenced 29-year-old Anthony Gates to 20 years in prison.
In October 2019, Trilisha Williams’s six-year-old son accidentally shot his mother while reportedly aiming at her boyfriend, Gates, during a fight between the couple.
Gates will serve 15 of those years behind bars.
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