EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – The fifth person charged in connection with the death of D’Angelo White has been sentenced.
Derrick Butts was sentenced to 19 years in prison.
In March, Butts pleaded guilty to robbery resulting in serious bodily injury.
As part of the plea agreement prosecutors agreed to dismiss murder and armed robbery charges.
Evansville Police say White was shot while driving on South Bedford Ave. He crashed into a porch on Washington Avenue.
White later died at St. Vincent Hospital in Evansville.
Evansville Police say they recovered 68 grams of marijuana in White’s car. EPD says the shooting involved a drug deal.
The other suspects sentenced in this case are Kyley Vincent, Noah Coleman, Mykel Blair and Charissa Robinson.
Vincent was sentenced to 20 years and Coleman was sentenced to 18 years.
Previously, Blair was sentenced to 45 years in connection with D’Angelo White’s death.
Robinson was also sentenced to 30 years in the case.