East Orange man, Shawn Watford, could face up to 15 years in prison in murder of Malcom Bagley

Shawn Watford is accused of driving the car

Shawn Watford is accused of driving the car in a 2012 drive-by-shooting that killed former Orange High School football star Malcom Bagley. (Credit: News 12 )

EAST ORANGE - A man from East Orange accused of the murder of a former football star could face up to 15 years in prison under a plea deal.

Shawn Watford is accused of driving the car in a 2012 drive-by-shooting that killed former Orange High School football star Malcom Bagley.

Watford is charged with murder, but a plea deal would require him to admit to conspiracy to commit murder.

His lawyers have not yet responded to the offer.

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