Jerome Wright, Nashali Gadson plead guilty in death of Newark Police Detective Michael Morgan

The pair is scheduled to be sentenced June

The pair is scheduled to be sentenced June 7. (May 1, 2013 5:42 PM)

Two suspects pleaded guilty today in the fatal shooting a Newark police detective. Jerome Wright pleaded guilty Wednesday afternoon to aggravated manslaughter and two counts of robbery in the death of Detective Michael Morgan. Under his plea deal, Wright will be sentenced to 39 years in prison and must serve 85 percent of that sentence before he is eligible for parole. His accomplice, Nashali Gadson,...

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