MUSKOGEE — A jury has convicted a 19-year-old man of first-degree felony murder for participating in a robbery that led to the shooting death of a Fort Gibson teen.
Fredrick Watson was one of six people charged in the Nov. 23, 2011, shooting death of 17-year-old Ryan Satterfield. On Wednesday, a jury convicted Watson and recommended a life sentence with the possibility of parole.
A local newspaper reports that Watson would be 57 before he is eligible for parole.
Authorities accused Watson and five others of entering a house and robbing Satterfield and three others. One of the men, Deandre Clark, was found guilty of shooting to Satterfield to death and sentenced to life in prison.