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Sentencing day for teen who pleaded guilty to beating street vendor

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A Bronx teen who pleaded guilty to brutally beating a street vendor is expected to learn his fate today. 

As News 12 has previously reported, 18-year-old Enrique Foote is one of the men found guilty of beating up a local street vendor and fracturing his skull.

Foote, pleaded guilty to second degree assault for beating Souleymane Porgo. 

According to police, on May 2, 2017 they fractured his skull and left him in a coma for 11 days.

Doctors said Porgos would never walk or talk again, but by the end of last year he was doing both and returned to work at the same stand. 

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