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Correction: This article has been corrected to show that Rasdall confessed the murder to a friend in 2018. 

ST. LOUIS COUNTY — A Franklin County man has begun serving a 10-year prison sentence for killing a man in Wildwood in 2018

Brian Christopher Rasdall, 39, pleaded guilty Sept. 23 to charges of second-degree murder, armed criminal action and unlawful possession of a firearm. He was sentenced Sept. 27 in St. Louis County Circuit Court.

He received four years for unlawful possession of a firearm and three years for armed criminal action. Those  sentences will run concurrently with the 10-year sentence for second-degree murder.

Rasdall shot and killed Christopher Austin, 27, of St. Clair, Mo., on March 24, 2018. 

Prosecutors said that Rasdall confessed the murder to a friend in 2018. 

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