Hattiesburg man pleads guilty to 2014 murder

Hattiesburg man pleads guilty to 2014 murder

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A Hattiesburg man pleaded guilty to a 2014 murder Tuesday in a Lamar County courtroom.

Darren Lang, 25, pleaded guilty to the depraved heart murder of Demetrious Minor back in December of 2014. According to the Lamar County Sheriff's Department, Minor was found deceased inside his home after a report of shots fired.

Lang appeared before Judge Denton Plumlee for his initial appearance, where he was denied bond for the murder charge. Lang was already out on bond for previous charges, and all other bonds were revoked by Plumlee.

Lang is sentenced to 25 years in prison at the Mississippi Department of Corrections.