CLAY COUNTY, TX (KAUZ) - An Olney man pleaded guilty to murder in Clay County Thursday.
George Coty Wayman, an 18-year-old from Olney, facing a capital murder charge of a person under 10 years of age in connection with the death of a 3-year-old back in May of 2016.
A Clay County Sheriff's official said Wayman agreed to a plea deal on Thursday, where in exchange for a guilty plea he would serve a life sentence.
Wayman was arrested after Deputies were called out to Buffalo Springs Road in Vashti on May 17, 2016.
He was indicted for capital murder a month later.