Teen pleads guilty in Utah ref death

August 5, 2013
By Associated Press


SALT LAKE CITY --  A teenager charged with killing a Utah soccer referee over a call during a game pleaded guilty Monday to a charge of homicide by assault in a case that brought new attention to the issue of violence and sportsmanship in athletics.



The plea deal was hashed out between the teen's attorneys and prosecutors as the judge planned to hear testimony to decide if the 17-year-old suspect will be tried in juvenile ...

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