Dwayne Thompson, a 38-year-old African-American man, pleaded guilty to murdering his ex-girlfriend’s new boyfriend on Feb. 21. Thompson went to his ex-girlfriend’s home in the 2100 block of Ramsay Street on May 30, 2010. He discovered his ex and her new boyfriend, Alvin B. Martin III, a 28-year-old African-American man, asleep in bed. Thompson started yelling at them, waking them up. Thompson shot Martin seven times while he was still in bed. Six children, including Martin’s 6-year-old son, were in the home at the time of the shooting. Neither the children nor Thompson’s ex-girlfriend were shot. Thompson fled the city and was arrested in Miami on July 16, 2010. Thompson was sentenced to 45 years in prison.