Christian Hillman Found Guilty of Second Degree Murder in Road Rage Beating Case
WZZM-13 reports that Hillman's lawyers had lobbied for the jury to consider voluntary manslaughter (which carries a maximum 15-year sentence) instead of the second degree murder charge (which carries a maximum sentence of life in prison.)
After deliberating for only 30 minutes, the jury found Hillman guilty of second degree murder.
The incident occurred around 9 p.m. on Thursday, September 29, 2016. McFarlan went into hospice care following the assault, where he remained until his death on November 1, 2016.