The man convicted of gunning down a former police officer in what the prosecution called a “malicious ambush killing” will spend the rest of his life behind bars.
John Paul Jones was found guilty on December 11 of malice murder, felony murder, two counts of aggravated assault, and two counts of possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony.
Jones is accused of hiding behind a bush at the end of his driveway and fatally shooting Michael Robinson outside his vehicle on the night of August 6, 2014. He also pointed the gun at Robinson’s wife, who was in the passenger seat. (more…)