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Suspect withdrawing change of plea

Updated: August 7, 2009, 2:40 PM ET
Associated Press

MIAMI -- The only suspect to plead guilty so far in the slaying of Washington Redskins star Sean Taylor told a judge Friday he is abandoning an effort to withdraw his plea.

Venjah Hunte, 21, made the decision after a private meeting with his attorney and his mother, who burst into loud sobs when he was led into the courtroom by jail personnel.

At a brief hearing, Miami-Dade Circuit Judge Dennis Murphy asked Hunte if he still insisted on pursuing his motion to withdraw guilty pleas ...

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