Grand jury indicts Apison man in November fatal shooting

Grand jury indicts Apison man in November fatal shooting

July 11th, 2012 by Todd South in Local - Breaking News

Nathan Lalone, 20, has been indicted on murder charges in the shooting death of Christian Sosa.

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The Hamilton County local grand jury has indicted a 20-year-old Apison man on murder charges in connection with a November shooting death.

Nathan Bernard Lalone, 20, faces charges of first-degree murder and attempted first-degree murder in the shooting death of Christian Sosa, 19.

Witness testimony in a December 13 hearing claimed Lalone fired 10 to 15 .40-caliber rounds into the car where Sosa and his girlfriend, Meghan Bennett were sitting.

Sosa died after being struck, Bennett did not have life-threatening injuries.

A reluctant 16-year-old witness testified in the December hearing that Lalone said he'd shot Sosa in the head shortly after the incident, which took place on Nov. 16, 2011 in Apison.

For more, see tomorrow's Times Free Press.