A Louisiana real estate agent was sentenced to 30 years in prison for fatally beating a 60-12 months-previous guy for the duration of a drunken, racially billed attack in New Orleans, prosecutors mentioned.
Garrett J. Ward, 30, was convicted in May possibly of manslaughter in the January 2018 brutal attack that led to the death of Arnold Jackson 12 times later on. Witnesses testified all through his six-working day trial past thirty day period that Ward, who is white, made “several racial slurs” toward the black victim, District Attorney Jason Williams mentioned.
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