Alton Joe “AJ” Lacy was sentenced on Friday to 50 years in prison. He received 20 years for second-degree murder, five years for the use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, and 25 years for probation violations.
Lacy, who is 30 years old, plead guilty in January to shooting Troy Booker on Fort Worth Avenue in the Denby Park neighborhood of Wards Corner. The murder occurred on September 13, 2009.
This story was previously reported on by Wards Corner Now on September 13, 2009, September 18, 2009, and January 22, 2010.