Richard Magnan sentenced to 11 years in prison for involuntary manslaughter in shooting death of Joel Bentley

BY LEEANN SHELTON Sun-Times Media An alleged gang member has been sentenced to 11 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to accidentally shooting a friend while waving a gun during a Fourth of July celebration. Richard Magnan, 35, pleaded guilty to being an armed habitual criminal and involuntary manslaughter Monday before Judge Matthew Coghlan, … Read more →

Richard Magnan

  • Arrested: July 7, 2014
  • Age: 35
  • Gender: Male
  • Race: Black

Pled guilty in the July 5, 2014 death of Joel Bentley.

Photo credit: Richard Magnan / Photo from Chicago Police