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Black Guerrilla Family

Lawyers for convicted BGF killer say prosecutors withheld key witness testimony

Lawyers for a man convicted of murder as part of a long-running Black Guerrilla Family conspiracy case say prosecutors didn't disclose that they had an informant who had fingered another man for the killing.

David Hunter was convicted of murder in the 2011 death of Henry Mills and sentenced in September to life in prison.

But after his sentencing, Hunter's lawyers say in court papers filed Wednesday, they said that an informant had told police that another member of the gang had killed Mills. They say prosecutors suppressed evidence favorable to their client...