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Teen begins 15-year prison sentence for 2011 shooting, killing of friend while playing with gun

By Daphne Duret - Palm Beach Post Staff Writer

An 18-year-old who accidentally shot his friend while the two teens and a third friend looked for someone to rob in Boynton Beach, recently arrived at a Florida prison to begin serving a 15-year sentence.

Joshua Corker was set to stand trial last month on charges of third-degree murder, grand theft auto and trespassing charges for his actions on the August 2011 morning that ended with the death of his 15-year-old friend Gian Davis. According to the arrest report, Davis died from a gunshot wound to the back when the gun Corker was playing with went off.

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