A last-minute guilty plea halts jury selection. 26-year-old Grover Lyons pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter, firearms carried without a license and fleeing to avoid apprehension.
Lyons is set to stand trial this week in the New Year’s Eve shooting death of Darrin Germany outside Bogey’s Tavern. Lyons’ defense attorney only commenting as to why Lyons decided to plea by saying it was a fair plea bargain.
Lyons was found in Detroit in February. He is set to be sentenced November 13th and faces up to 34 years in prison.