Man Pleads Guilty In Fatal Bar Shooting

(Minot, ND) — A man charged in a deadly shooting at a Minot bar has pleaded guilty. The incident happened last December, when according to court documents, Justin McDermott fatally shot Kenny Javar in the parking lot of the Lamplighter Lounge. McDermott is charged with felony murder, and the courts have ordered a pre-sentencing investigation. His sentencing is set to take place early next February, and he faces up to life in prison without parole if convicted.

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