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9 Year Sentence for Deadly Shooting
AVONDALE, Ohio (WKRC) -- A deadly shootout in an Avondale parking lot last year leads to a nine-year prison sentence Tuesday.
Derek Hampton pleaded guilty to manslaughter and a gun charge. In exchange, the prosecutor dropped a murder charge.
Hampton killed Demarco Reed as he shot at another man, Neron Coston Senior after an argument.
He received a lighter sentence because the prosecutor believed Hampton had a chance to beat the murder charge by claiming self-defense.
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