Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

At Most, Rock-Thrower Gets 2 Years for Killing.(Final)

Byline: Michael Davis Journal Staff Writer

Cuba Driver Was Hit in the Head

No more than two years. That is the sentence Randy Malcom will receive for killing a man with a rock larger than a person's head.

His family called the incident a "stupid stunt" and said he deserves the punishment.

Jurors returned with a conviction of involuntary manslaughter and criminal damage to property against the 28-year-old Lindrith man Thursday afternoon after a day's worth of deliberation.

Malcom was originally charged with first-degree depraved mind murder in the drunken rock-throwing incident that took the life of Willie Willieto of Cuba. But the evidence didn't support the greater charge. …

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