JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — A compulsory life sentence awaits Cecil Tramell Burney II after he was convicted within the loss of life of his two cousins. Burney, alongside along with his cousins, entered the Spin Metropolis Sweepstakes grownup arcade off Seashore Boulevard and demanded cash on March 11, 2018.
After robbing the enterprise, Burney and his two cousins would flee to a automobile ready exterior. The three would try to take down a safety guard, who then opened hearth and hit one of many cousins. Burney shot and killed his different cousin whereas returning hearth.
A jury discovered Burney, 23, responsible of first and second-degree homicide in court docket Friday, in addition to two counts of armed theft, the State Lawyer’s Workplace mentioned.
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Surveillance video exhibits the three males, wearing caps and hoodies, method the arcade bar. Burney, together with one cousin, was armed with a semi-automatic handgun. One other cousin was armed with an assault rifle.
In the course of the shootout, Raymond Dixon, 23, was killed when the safety guard opened hearth. Initially,…