Suspect connected to Third Street homicides pleads guilty to lesser charge
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) - One suspect connected to the double murder on Third Street in April of this year has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge.
32-year-old Marina Zrnic was arrested in the shooting that killed Jennifer Ann Dray, 40, and Amanda Lee Shroyer, 30, at a home in the 800 block of Third Street on April 20, 2021. Zrnic gave police Ronald Price’s name; saying she brought him to the home as a “bodyguard” and that he actually shot the women. Price was arrested and charged with two counts of murder and felony murder, among other charges.
In court on Monday, Zrnic entered a guilty plea for felony attempted robbery, which comes with a recommended sentence of 15 years, 10 of which to be served behind bars. She was originally charged with felony murder and robbery.
A sentencing hearing is set for March 4, 2022.
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