Wayman takes plea deal, will serve life in prison

Wayman takes plea deal, will serve life in prison

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.

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