Youth Pleads Guilty In Death Of Dean Josie

Wednesday, March 04, 2009 at 13:47



A youth charged with the killing of a Wollaston Lake teenager will not be going to trial.


The name of the 16 year-old cannot be released, however he recently pleaded guilty to a lesser charge for the death of Dean Josie.


Josie was fatally injured when he was swarmed by assailants near Carlton High School late one night in September of 2007.


6 people were charged in the attack, all of them young offenders.


Two pleaded guilty to charges of assault while the other 4, including the 16 year-old, have pleaded guilty to manslaughter.


A sentencing hearing for the 16 year-old will take place on June 25th.