Home Invasion Homicide

1 decade 3 years 5 months ago Wednesday, April 05 2006 Apr 5, 2006 Wednesday, April 05, 2006 1:06:41 PM CDT April 05, 2006 in News
Michael Williams pleaded guilty to burglary and robbery in the death of Fernando Olivares last January. Olivares was a city trash collector. He died a week after being robbed and beaten in his Columbia home. Authorities say Olivares told coworkers he inherited $30,000 and kept the money in his home. Williams is likely to get consecutive prison terms of 15 years and 10 years under a plea agreement. Two other defendants have made similar plea agreements, and a 40-year-old man stands trial in March on a second-degree murder charge.

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