A Jackson man pleaded guilty today to carjacking and brandishing a firearm in relation to a crime of violence.
According to court documents, 32-year-old David Demazzio Tyler, carjacked an 81-year-old victim at gunpoint in Clinton, Mississippi on December 2, 2021.
On March 22, 2022, a federal grand jury indicted Tyler for armed carjacking and brandishing a firearm in relation to a crime of violence.
Tyler will be sentenced on April 18, 2023 in U.S. District Court in Jackson. He faces a minimum sentence of seven years in prison and a maximum sentence of life in prison. A federal district judge will determine any sentence after considering the U.S. Sentencing Guidelines and other statutory factors.