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Bridgeport Teen Faces 60 Years In Prison For Shooting Paraplegic Man

A jury on Thursday found that Shaquille Andrews, 19, was guilty of shooting a 36-year-old paraplegic man after robbing him in the Greene Homes on June 2, 2015.
A jury on Thursday found that Shaquille Andrews, 19, was guilty of shooting a 36-year-old paraplegic man after robbing him in the Greene Homes on June 2, 2015. Photo Credit: File

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. – A Bridgeport teen who shot a paraplegic man in the chest after stealing his money and cellphone is facing decades in prison, according to the Connecticut Post.

A Superior Court jury on Thursday found Shaquille Andrews, 19, guilty of attempted murder, first-degree robbery and first-degree assault, according the Post.

Andrews fired on the 36-year-old man, who uses a wheelchair, in the hallway of Building 4 in the Greene Homes housing complex on June 2, 2015, according to the Post.

Andrews faces up to 60 years in prison when he’s sentenced on Sept. 15, according to the Post.

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