Shooter charged for the death of a 33-year-old La Grange man could serve 50 years in prison
By Tracy Harris
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at 2:40 pm (Updated: September 22, 8:17 am)
More than two-and-a-half years after the shooting death of 33-year-old James E. Bailey, prosecutors reached a plea agreement with his alleged killer, Jason E. Parr.
Parr quietly answered, “Guilty,” to five of seven indicted charges as Judge Karen Conrad read them aloud on Tuesday.
Parr pled guilty to charges of murder, burglary, possession of a handgun by a convicted felon and two counts of wanton endangerment.
As part of the deal, the prosecution waived charges of tampering with physical evidence and being a persistent felon.
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