Teen To Be Tried As Adult In Shooting Of UFC Fighter, Son

Saturday, August 13th 2016, 12:04 am
By: News On 6

A 16-year-old accused of shooting a former UFC fighter and his son in a restaurant parking lot learned he'll stand trial as an adult.

Prosecutors charged Harold Thompson with attempted robbery and assault with a deadly weapon.

Court records show Thompson admitted to shooting Mikey and Freddie Burnett as they left a gym near 31st and Garnett in March.

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Thompson's lawyer will decide next week if he'll appeal Friday's ruling.

Kywaun Washington, 17, pleaded guilty in the case and was sentenced to 10 years as a youthful offender.