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Jackson man sentenced for 2009 deadly fight

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HINDS COUNTY, MS (WLBT) - A Jackson man is headed to prison for manslaughter.

Authorities say Thomas Johnson, 51, got into a physical altercation with Dwayne Boyd Back in March 2009.

During the fight, Johnson stabbed Boyd in the chest.

The Hinds County District Attorney says the brawl stemmed from arguments over a female and money.

Johnson was sentenced to 20 years prison with 8 suspended and 12 to serve.

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