Danbury man pleads guilty to fatal highway shooting

A Danbury man has pleaded guilty to a fatal highway shooting that prosecutors say was both gang-related and a case of mistaken identity. Federal officials

Authorities say Alex Garcia killed Mark Rebong of Newtown in 2000 on I-84 in Danbury.

Authorities say Alex Garcia killed Mark Rebong of Newtown in 2000 on I-84 in Danbury. (6/16/16)

DANBURY - A Danbury man has pleaded guilty to a fatal highway shooting that prosecutors say was both gang-related and a case of mistaken identity.

Federal officials say Alex Garcia made the plea yesterday.

Authorities say Garcia killed Mark Rebong of Newtown in 2000 on I-84 in Danbury.

They say Rebong was not involved in criminal activities.

Officials say Garcia will be sentenced to 30 years in prison in September.

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