Guilty verdict for Saunders

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - The trial of a man charged in the May 2008 murder of a Hattiesburg teenager has ended in a guilty verdit.

Eddie Saunders, 44, was sentenced to life without parole for the shooting death of 17-year old Charles Moore.

Several witnesses took the stand including Charles Harris.

Harris was originally charged with the murder as well, but the charges were lowered to accessory before the fact.

Two witnesses testified Saunders admitted to them he was responsible for the victim's death.