Syracuse Teen Sentenced For Accidentally Shooting Friend To Death

Syracuse, N.Y. - A Syracuse teen could spend up to the next six years in prison.

Dwight Murray was sentenced yesterday for accidentally shooting and killing 18-year-old Niko Santana.

Investigators say the pair had bought a gun and while Murray was modifying or testing it, it went off and killed Santana.  

Murray's lawyer says the pair purchased the weapon to protect themselves from gang members.

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