Man sentenced to 60 years in murder of 34-year-old man on east side in 2016

Zechariah James

UPDATE (July 14, 2017)– Zechariah James was sentenced to 60 years in prison for murder. He received 374 days of jail credit.

Original story:

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – A jury found an Indianapolis man guilty of murder in connection with a 2016 shooting Tuesday.

Zechariah James is believed to have shot 34-year-old Antoan Johnson in the 3800 block of Pleasant Run Parkway around 4:30 a.m. on April 11, 2016.

Police were originally called to the east side area on a report of shots fired. They found Johnson dead from a gunshot wound.

The sentencing for James is set for July 14 at 10 a.m.

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