Audrain County Judge Sentences Mexico Man To Ten Years In Prison For October Shooting Incident

A Mexico man is being sentenced to ten years in prison for an October shooting.

Michael White Jr. was 22 when he arrested for threatening area residents, shooting a gun and hitting a parked car with the gun fire the night of October 7th, 2021 in the 1000 block of West Breckenridge.

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This week an Audrain County judge sentenced White Jr. to 10 years in prison for unlawful use of a weapon and four years in prison for resisting arrest.

The sentences will run concurrently for a total of ten years.

The Audrain County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office agreed to drop a charge of armed criminal action against him.

White could be released early to probation if he completes a 120-day shock incarceration program.