Police say 20-year-old Brandon Hardyway didn't like the way someone in a car next him was looking at him, so he opened fire on the car. The bullets killed Ridge, who was a passenger in the car.
This morning Hardyway pleaded guilty to second-degree murder, aggravated assault and criminal discharge of a firearm at an occupied vehicle.
He was originally charged with first-degree murder.
Sedgwick County District Judge Joseph Bribiesca will sentence Hardyway at a later date.