Plea deal reached for second suspect in Lookout Valley triple homicide

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) — The second gunman in the 2014 shooting death of three men in Lookout Valley, will not go to trial.

Skyler Allen plead guilty to lesser charges on Friday, according to court documents.

Hamilton County Criminal Court documents says Allen has accepted a plea deal and will be sentenced to 15 years in prison.

Allen and Derek Morse were indicted for the cold blooded murders of Jon Morris, John Lang and Caleb Boozer at a trailer home on Kelly’s Ferry Road.

The 23 year old Morse was tried was convicted in a September 2017 trial and sentenced to life in prison without parole.

The third man, Jacob Allison, is due in court in April.

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