Suspect in Darrent Williams’ slaying to enter plea in Denver
DENVER, Colorado ” The man accused of killing Denver Broncos cornerback Darrent Williams is expected to enter a plea Friday.
Willie D. Clark faces 39 counts including first-degree murder.
Williams was shot after leaving a Denver nightclub on New Year’s Day 2007. The indictment says Williams and Clark were at the club with separate groups that exchanged taunts before Williams and his friends left in a rented limousine.
A witness told investigators that Clark was driving an SUV when he caught up with Williams’ limo and fired into it.
The 25-year-old Clark was also faces charges in an unrelated shooting death.
His plea hearing was originally scheduled in December but was postponed because his attorneys wanted more time to review evidence.