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A shooting at a neighborhood barbecue lands a man with a 25-year prison sentence.
Tanrrance Maurice Landrum, 24, was convicted of first degree assault in January for shooting and injuring a 13-year-old boy at a barbecue. He was sentenced on Wednesday.
Witnesses testified that Landrum shot the boy, who is now 14-years-old, in his back and arm as the teenager was leaving the barbecue with his family. Investigators have said Landrum had a fight with the teen's cousin before the shooting.  However it remained unclear if the teen was the intended target.
Landrum's attorney, Susan Henderson, says her client plans to file an appeal.

 

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