Man found not guilty in western Kansas shooting

(AP) — A Garden City man has been found not guilty of attempted murder and other charges in a shooting after a confrontation between people in two vehicles.


Miguel Herrera
Found Not Guilty

A jury deliberated into Friday morning before finding not guilty in the June 2012 shooting of Frankie Garcia of Garden City. Herrera was charged with attempted murder, aggravated use of a weapon by a convicted felon and causing intentional bodily harm with a dangerous weapon.

Garcia was riding in a car when altercation began after someone in the car threw a beer can at a pickup truck Herrera was driving. Prosecutors said Herrera and a passenger went to his home and got a gun, then tracked down the other car and opened fire.