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Wisc.: Vang convicted of killing deer hunters

Updated: September 20, 2005, 4:40 PM ET
By Robert Imrie | Associated Press — Sept. 20, 2005

HAYWARD, Wis. — A jury convicted an Asian immigrant of first-degree murder in the shooting deaths of six deer hunters, rejecting his claims that he fired in self-defense after being shot at and taunted by racial slurs.

Chai Soua Vang, an ethnic Hmong who came to this country from Southeast Asia more than 20 years ago, faces mandatory life in prison. Wisconsin does not have a death penalty.

Jurors deliberated about three hours before convicting Vang on six counts of first-degree ...

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