Guilty plea in Huron staged robbery



     HURON, S.D. (AP) - One of two men charged in a staged armed robbery of a Huron convenience store has changed his plea to guilty.
 
     Performance Radio of Huron reports that 27-year-old Sidney Malone Jr. pleaded guilty to grand theft. He faces up to five years in prison.  
 
     Malone and 26-year old Donnell Williams are accused of setting up a fake armed robbery at the store where both men worked.
 
     Williams is accused of bringing a handgun into the store and pointing it at Malone on Jan. 29. 
 
     Malone says he took more than 3,100 dollars. Malone is currently out of jail on bond and a sentencing date has not been set.  
 
     A trial for Williams is slated on June 26.
 

     
 AP-WF-06-18-14 1303GMT

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Locations : South Dakota
People : Donnell WilliamsSidney Malone Jr.
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