Dearborn Man Pleads Guilty in Basketball Shooting
Fadi Hassan Faraj has pleaded guilty to a second-degree murder charge in the death of Hassan Zeidan last year, according to the Wayne County Prosecutor's Office.
A Dearborn man has pleaded guilty to a second-degree murder charge in a fatal shooting that occurred after an altercation during a basketball game last year.
Zeidan, 23, of Dearborn, was shot and killed after a fight on the basketball court behind Riverside West Academy on Schaefer Road on July 13, 2011.
Faraj pleaded guilty with a sentence agreement of 23 to 45 years for the second-degree murder charge and two years mandatory consecutive for a felony firearm charge.
The sentencing hearing is scheduled for June 18 at 9 a.m.