Kanawha County man pleads guilty to murder

Ernest Young Jr. has pleaded guilty to second degree murder in the death of 81-year-old Wilfred Naylor. Young is accused of beat Naylor to death with a nightstick at his home in June 2011. Young claims Naylor made advances toward him and attacked him. After striking a plea deal with prosecutors, Young's charges were reduced to second degree murder. He offered testimony in another Kanawha County murder case to get the deal. Young will be sentenced in August and will have to spend between 10 and 40 years behind bars. The state has recommended 20 years