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Easter shooter sentenced to 85 years

A man who shot and killed another man last Easter was sentenced to 85 years behind bars.

Posted: Feb 1, 2019 3:45 PM
Updated: Feb 2, 2019 5:22 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - A man who shot and killed another man last Easter was sentenced to 85 years behind bars. 

Tyrion McNair was sentenced to 65 years for murder and 20 years for a firearm charge in the shooting death of 26-year-old Javon Burnett. 

Burnett was found shot between two buildings at the Summit at Ridgewood Apartments last Easter morning. 

Dozens of witnesses came forward and led police to McNair and another man, Joshua Smiley. 

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