CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Dana Darnell Lafond, 31, of Washington Street pleaded guilty Monday to unlawful wounding in the brutal beating of a man in the Transit Mall in March.
Lafond was arrested as he was about to board a plane for Myrtle Beach.
Brandon Neal Douglas of Leon Sullivan Way, was also arrested for that incident that critically injured Brandon Coltey, 20.Surveillance video footage showed Lafond hitting Coltey in the head with a brick as a crowd watched. Lafond will be sentenced next month to up to five years in prison. Douglas also pleaded guilty last week and will be sentenced in January.