Jury finds Rayshawn Williams guilty of first-degree murder |

Jury finds Rayshawn Williams guilty of first-degree murder

A man from Pittsburgh’s Homewood neighborhood will spend the rest of his life in prison following his conviction Tuesday of first-degree murder.

An Allegheny County jury convicted Rayshawn Williams, 22, for the July 31, 2013, death of Derrick Lyman, 24, outside Lyman’s home on Park Hill Drive in the East Hills neighborhood of Pittsburgh.

Common Pleas Judge Beth A. Lazzara will sentence him to a mandatory term of life in prison without the possibility of parole on Feb. 25, 2015.

Pittsburgh police arrested Williams without incident four days after the shooting when they received a tip he could be found at a home on Monticello Street in Homewood.

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