Son pleads guilty to murdering his mother

Son pleads guilty to murdering his mother

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Michael Allen Michael Allen

YUMA, AZ- A man has pleaded guilty to strangling his mother to death.

Michael Allen changed his plea in front of Yuma County Superior Court Judge John Nelson Friday morning.

Allen was facing first degree murder charges for killing his mother in 2011.

But, in exchange for a plea deal, Allen pleaded guilty to a lesser charge of second degree murder.

Allen will be sentenced March 22.

He remains behind bars on $2 million bond.

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