Man gets 33-year sentence in Centreville homicide

News-DemocratFebruary 25, 2014 

A 21-year-old Centreville man was sentenced to serve 33 years in prison for a murder he committed in 2012.

Deangelo Wiley, of 608 Moorehouse Court, Centreville, was charged with first-degree murder in connection with the murder of Vonzell Taylor that occurred on Oct. 12, 2012 in Centreville.

Police said Taylor was shot in the stomach.

St. Clair County Judge John Baricevic sentenced Wiley on Friday. The case was prosecuted by Assistant State's Attorney Debbie Phillips. Centreville and Illinois State Police investigated the homicide.

A co-defendant in the case, Demondra Burnett Jr., 18, was sentenced in December to 20 years in prison for aggravated battery with a firearm.

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