NY man admits fatally shooting 16-year-old

NY man admits fatally shooting 16-year-old

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ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) - A New York man admits he fatally shot a 16-year-old boy following a fistfight.

The Monroe County District Attorney's Office says Chauncey Stewart pleaded guilty Friday to second-degree murder in the July 2012 death of Raven Cooper in Rochester. Stewart was 20 at the time of the shooting.

Stewart had been scheduled to stand trial beginning Monday.

He's expected to receive 15 years to life in prison when he's sentenced on June 10.

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