Christopher Jordan Johnson, 23, pleaded guilty to second-degree murder and robbery with a dangerous weapon Monday morning in Buncombe County Superior Court.
He also pleaded guilty to an unrelated charge of failing to register as a sex offender. Judge Jeff Hunt sentenced Johnson to a minimum of months and a maximum of months in state prison.
Her case has not been resolved in court yet. In the Craigslist ad, Guffey asked for assistance finding a place to stay for her and Johnson, who were homeless. After answering the ad, Radford met the couple and drove them to his home.
But shortly after they arrived, Guffey changed her mind about having sex and an argument between her and Radford erupted, Auman said. Johnson shot Radford with a.
Detectives interviewed a third man whose name was on the receipt, and he told officers he had rented the room to a female friend. When investigators interviewed the woman, she told them that two acquaintances — Johnson and Guffey — had stayed with her at the Days Inn on Nov.
Guffey initially said she shot Radford after he attacked her, but she later told authorities that Johnson had shot Radford.
Johnson, originally from Illinois, met Guffey through an earlier Craigslist ad. He arrived in Asheville several months before the killing after responding to her ad. Prosecutor Ron Moore said Johnson was convicted of child pornography in Illinois in and reckless driving inflicting serious injury in Florida in Facebook Twitter .
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