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Ashton Lee Smading — 18 years old
Smading and a friend broke into a house in Texas. Police came. Samading ran. The friend wrestled to get a gun from a police officer. The police shot and killed Smading’s friend. Smading was nowhere near the home when his friend died. Smading was charged with burglary and felony murder. Smading ended up going to jail for 5 years for the burglary.
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