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.

 

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