CHILLICOTHE, MO – A Chillicothe man has pleaded guilty to a charge of murder.

Court records indicate, Shawn Yuille, 24, pleaded guilty Monday to 2nd degree murder in the death of Danette Rardon, 39, November 2017. Yuille was reportedly inhaling compressed air before his pickup collided with vehicle driven by Rardon. A child in Yuille’s vehicle was also seriously injured. Yuille also pleaded guilty to endangering the welfare of a child.

Jury selection was to begin Tuesday for a trial which is now cancelled. The prosecution is recommending 27 years incarceration as sentence. A sentencing hearing is scheduled for July 2nd.