Del. man pleads guilty in '11 cab driver murder

August 24, 2012 5:20:08 PM PDT
A Milford man has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the shooting of a cab driver during a robbery in Wilmington.

Twenty-two-year-old Deronta Persons entered the plea on Friday in the death in March 2011 of 51-year-old Nahum Dalmace of New Castle.

The News Journal of Wilmington reports that Persons faces a minimum of 18 years in prison at sentencing in November.

Dalmace was shot and found in his crashed cab. He died three weeks after the shooting.

Information from: The News Journal of Wilmington, Del.