HINDS COUNTY, MS (WLBT) - A Canton man is headed to prison for manslaughter.
39 year old Bryant Ware pleaded guilty to killing Latasha Leshell Jackson in a Hinds County courtroom Monday.
He was then sentenced to the maximum of 20 years in prison.
Ware was originally indicted for murder and initially told police he was elsewhere when the crime occurred.
Ware had a reported relationship with the victim but an exact motive is not known.
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