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Janesville man pleads guilty to shooting a man over a debt

Published On: Dec 24 2013 03:50:52 AM CST
Updated On: Aug 30 2013 10:23:49 PM CDT
Deadrick Vance

Janesville Police Department

Deadrick Vance, 34, of Janesville

JANESVILLE, Wis. -

A Rock County man pleaded guilty to shooting a Beloit man over a debt.

Deadrick Vance, 34, of Janesville, was charged with first-degree attempted intentional homicide and pleaded guilty Friday to reckless injury as part of a plea deal, dropping his maximum potential jail time from 20 years to 16 years.

Police said he shot a 27-year-old man in the neck on Feb. 1 because he owed Vance money.

Vance is also charged with marijuana possession.

He's scheduled to be sentenced Oct. 31.

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