Murder Suspect Accepts Plea Deal

By WTAJ News

Published 12/07 2013 03:11PM

Updated 12/07 2013 03:29PM

JOHNSTOWN, CAMBRIA COUNTY - A Johnstown man has pleaded guilty to murder, just days before his trial was scheduled to begin.

20 year-old Shahliek Greene pleaded guilty to 3rd degree murder on Saturday. He was charged with killing Joshua Price at his home on Cypress Avenue back in February.

According to a criminal complaint police said the 19-year old admitted to getting into a fight with Price and shot him multiple times.

Police say Greene was dating the victim's girlfriend's mother at the time of the shooting.

His sentencing is scheduling for January 27th.

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