CLAY COUNTY, Mo. – An Orrick man has pleaded guilty in the fiery deaths of his two children.
In an arrangement with the prosecutor, Randy M. Garrison, 25, pled guilty Friday in Clay County, to two class B felony counts of Abandonment of a Child in the First Degree. Two counts of Second Degree Murder and a count of First Degree Arson were dismissed by the prosecutor. The judge accepted the plea and scheduled a sentencing hearing for 11:00 a.m. on Friday, June 29.
Garrison was charged after his three year old and 21 month old sons died in a house fire in December of 2013.