An Atlantic City man pleaded guilty Thursday in connection to the January, 2016, killing of Steven Loughney.

Kevin Quince - Photo: ACPO

Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner said 29-year-old Kevin Quince pleaded guilty to first degree Felony Murder and second degree Conspiracy to Commit Robbery. The plea agreement includes a 12-year sentence in state prison.

On the night of January 3, 2016, Atlantic City Police responded to the 200 block of South Metropolitan Avenue where they found 28-year-old Steven Loughney dead inside his home, the victim of a shooting.

An investigation by detectives resulted in the arrest of Quince on October 5, 2016.

Quince remains in custody and sentencing is scheduled for July 27th.

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