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By Tim Leeds 

Clark sentenced to 30 years in party shooting death

Judge sentence longer than plea agreement recommendation, cites defendant's lack of remorse in death of Dyllan Murray


Last updated 3/24/2023 at 11:11am

Xavier Clark

Xavier Alexander Clark of Havre was sentenced this weeks to 30 years in prison for the shooting death of Dyllan Murray at a party in Havre Oct. 17, 2021, with the judge imposing a longer sentence than recommended in a plea agreement signed by Clark.

District Judge Kaydee Snipes Ruiz sentenced Clark, 23 at the time of the incident, to 50 years in prison with 20 suspended on the charge of deliberate homicide. The recommended sentence was 40 years with 20 suspended.

Snipes Ruiz followed the recommendation in the plea agreement to make Clark ineligible for parole for 10 years, and required h...

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