Two men charged in connection with a fatal shooting in Orem took plea deals in the case Tuesday afternoon.
Mason Eric French and Travis Waldron, both 24, were both charged in November with first-degree felony murder, second-degree felony obstruction of justice and felony use of a firearm by a restricted person.
Police believe French was the triggerman in the Nov. 19 shooting that killed 42-year-old Rupert E. Miley — a case that initially appeared to be a fatal car crash.
On Tuesday, both French and Waldron took plea deals in the case, pleading guilty to second-degree felony manslaugh
ter, along with felony charges of use of a firearm by a restricted person and obstruction of justice.