Gaylene Avenue homicide suspect takes plea deal

Posted at 5:05 PM, Aug 19, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-19 20:05:53-04

A suspect involved in a homicide on Gaylene Ave. back in March has taken a plea deal.

22-year-old Spencer Rhines was one of three arrested in connection with a homicide at the 5200 block of Gaylene Avenue.

Rhines plead no contest to assault with a deadly weapon. The charges of first degree murder, participating in a street gang, and carrying a concealed firearm in public were dropped.

A 17-year-old juvenile and 20-year-old Isaiah Fontana were also arrested in connection with the homicide.

Rhines' sentencing is set for September 20.