Celani and his cousin were enjoying a night out when Celani acknowledged the defendant who shot the victim in the head and chest, according to Deputy District Attorney Amy Maund. His cousin was shot in the leg
Celani was later pronounced dead at the UCSD Medical Center.
Morris faces 79 years to life in prison on top of an additional eight years and four months. Morris has a 2011 conviction for assault with a deadly weapon in a road rage attack in which he hit a motorist with a hammer.