Man sentenced to life in prison following fatal shooting at Johnson County Library in 2020

Dvonte Jamal Brown.
Dvonte Jamal Brown.(Johnson County Sheriff's Office)
Published: Jan. 18, 2023 at 2:35 PM CST|Updated: Mar. 30, 2023 at 3:41 PM CDT
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JOHNSON COUNTY, Kan. (KCTV) - On March 29, 2023, Dvonte Jamal Brown was sentenced to life in prison.

Specifically, he was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for 25 years. For an attempted second-degree murder conviction, he was sentenced to 59 months (4.9 years) in prison.

The sentences were set to run concurrently.

Previous coverage from Jan. 18, 2023, is below.

A jury has found a man guilty of murder following a shooting at a public library in Overland Park nearly three years ago.

According to the Johnson County District Attorney, a jury found 30-year-old Dvonte Jamal Brown guilty of first-degree murder.

On April 8, 2020, officers went to the Johnson County Public Library in Overland Park regarding an armed disturbance.

When they arrived, they found Micah A. Babick dead in the parking lot.

The Overland Park Police Department and the Johnson County Crime Lab conducted an investigation and ultimately arrested Brown.

He is set to be sentenced on March 29.