Grand Rapids woman pleads guilty in 2004 death

A West Michigan woman arrested in the 2004 shooting death of her boyfriend has pleaded guilty to manslaughter.
AP Wire
Dec 9, 2012


Joyce Renee Phillips, 55, of Grand Rapids entered the plea Thursday in the shooting death of 44-year-old Michael Anthony Richardson. Phillips faces up to 15 years in prison when she's sentenced Jan. 22.

Richardson died of a gunshot wound Feb. 12, 2004. Phillips initially told police she was at home at the time and didn't see what happened.



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