Danville man convicted in uncle's death


Danville -- Jurors in east-central Illinois have convicted a Danville man of shooting his uncle to death last year.


The Commercial-News reports that 57-year-old Billy Richardson was convicted of first-degree murder on Wednesday in Vermilion County court. He was accused in the November 2012 shooting death of his uncle, 68-year-old Donnie Davis.


Richardson faces between 60 years and life in prison.

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