Accused killer takes plea deal, murder charge dropped to voluntary manslaughter


A man accused of shooting and killing a man in California City in July has taken a plea deal, according to court records. 

Isaac Cain, 23, is accused of killing Quentin John Jamal Beverly, 41, following an argument, according to prosecutors. 

Beverly was shot in the abdomen and was unconscious when officers arrived, but later died at Antelope Valley Hospital. 

Cain pleaded no contest to voluntary manslaughter. 

A first-degree murder charge was dismissed. 

Cain is due to be sentenced in June. 

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