The jury of nine women and three men found Gregory, 18, guilty of two counts of reckless homicide — charges for which he was never indicted — and one count of discharging a firearm at or near a prohibited premise.
“Ronnie is the one that suffered,” Bowers’ mother Jessica Combs said in the statement. “Ronnie paid the ultimate price by losing his life. Myself – along with my family and friends – are the ones serving a life sentence. Friday evening it felt like Ronnie died all over again. It rocked me back to Sept. 4, 2016.”