Man charged in fatal shooting of North Minneapolis activist found guilty by jury

Sid Brady Strickland-Green Photo: Hennepin County Sheriff's Office
Sid Brady Strickland-Green

January 15, 2019 05:53 PM

The man charged in connection to the fatal shooting of a North Minneapolis activist has been found guilty by a Hennepin County Jury, according to a release from the Hennepin County Attorney's Office. 

The release said Sid Strickland-Green was found guilty of unintentional second-degree murder. 


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He is expected to be sentenced on Feb. 11. 

According to the criminal complaint, a witness told police that Tyrone Williams and Strickland-Green had been arguing prior to the shooting. When the two asked the witness to resolve the issue, the witness entered a vehicle and left.

RELATED: Bail set for man charged with killing North Minneapolis activist 

The witness told police he did not see nor hear the shooting, but saw Williams stumble away from Strickland-Green's vehicle. The complaint said Strickland-Green later called the witness and acknowledged he shot Williams. 

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