Man convicted in Camden boy's slaying

April 9, 2008 5:23:14 PM PDT
A Camden man was convicted of murder in the slaying of a boy who was gunned down during a robbery on the front steps of his home in 2004. Jessie Sepulveda was also found guilty Wednesday of felony murder, robbery, making terroristic threats and weapons offenses. He faces life in prison without the possibility of parole when he's sentenced June 6.

Prosecutors said Sepulveda fired 10 shots at Pedro Molina while another man, David Gomez, stole the boy's radio.

Molina tried to escape into the enclosed porch of his home, but he was hit by some bullets as he fled and after be got inside and closed the front door.

Gomez previously pleaded guilty to aggravated manslaughter and got a seven-year sentence.


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