Man found not guilty in Garden City shooting

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GARDEN CITY, Kan. (AP) — A Garden City man has been found not guilty of attempted murder and other charges in a shooting after a confrontation between people in two vehicles.

A jury deliberated into Friday morning before finding Miguel Herrera not guilty in the June 2012 shooting of Frankie Garcia of Garden City.

Western Kansas Broadcast reports (http://bit.ly/1142zm4 ) Herrera was charged with attempted murder, aggravated use of a weapon by a convicted felon and causing intentional bodily harm with a dangerous weapon.

Garcia was riding in a car when altercation began after someone in the car threw a beer can at a pickup truck Herrera was driving. Prosecutors said Herrera and a passenger went to his home and got a gun, then tracked down the other car and opened fire.

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