Kawhi Leonard’s sister sentenced to life for murdering aged lady

Kawhi Leonard’s sister sentenced to life for murdering aged lady

Kawhi Leonard’s sister has been given a life sentence in jail with out the potential for parole for the killing of an aged lady.

Kimesha Williams — the Clippers famous person’s sister — was convicted for first-degree homicide, theft and elder abuse in February, and obtained her sentence on Friday.

Along with the 39-year-old Williams, Candace Townsell, 42, obtained the identical conviction and sentence for the 2019 murder.

Kimesha Williams obtained a life sentence for homicide on Friday.

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Kawhi Leonard presently performs for the Clippers.
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The pair adopted 84-year-old Afaf Assad to a toilet on the Pechanga Resort Casino in Temecula, Calif., according to the Mercury News.

Williams went into the toilet whereas Townsell performed lookout, and the latter even blocked a custodian from coming into the toilet.

Assad was carrying a handbag containing round $1,000 for playing.

She was discovered with hear cranium fractured and her head bleeding.

The purse was lacking when Assad was discovered as nicely.

Assad died 4 days later.

There had been no witnesses to the incident, however a girl in one other stall within the toilet heard a thud and claimed Williams and Townsell sped towards the on line casino’s exit.

“This has been an extended, painful journey by the felony courtroom justice system,” Assad’s daughter, Mary, mentioned within the sufferer impression assertion , in response to the report. “I nonetheless can’t imagine my mom was the sufferer of a violent crime. … Part of me died in that hospital room along with her.

“My father is with out his spouse and associate and is remoted and alone in a approach we can not start to know … We search not vengeance however there must be a reckoning for his or her heinous act.”

Afaf Assad
Afaf Assad died 4 days after being attacked within the 2019 incident.

Williams claimed that she didn’t kill anybody in an announcement learn to the courtroom by her legal professional.

“I’m so sorry on your loss,” Williams’ assertion learn. “I’ve been praying for you and your loved ones day-after-day. I’m not answerable for the dying of Mrs. Assad. Although the courts have discovered me responsible of the costs, everyone knows the reality, and that there’s one judge, and that’s God, and that he is aware of the reality.”

Both Williams and Townsell had prolonged rap sheets for theft previous to the 2019 homicide.

Williams’ aunt Denise Woodard confirmed in 2019 that the previous is Leonard’s sister, though Leonard has tried to distance himself from Williams and the incident.



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