Man found not guilty in Garden City shooting

GARDEN CITY, Kan. (AP) – A Garden City man has been found not guilty of attempted murder and other charges in a shooting after a confrontation between people in two vehicles.

A jury deliberated into Friday morning before finding Miguel Herrera not guilty in the June 2012 shooting of Frankie Garcia of Garden City.

Herrera was charged with attempted murder, aggravated use of a weapon by a convicted felon and causing intentional bodily harm with a dangerous weapon.

Garcia was riding in a car when altercation began after someone in the car threw a beer can at a pickup truck Herrera was driving. Prosecutors said Herrera and a passenger went to his home and got a gun, then tracked down the other car and opened fire. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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