Man gets 92 years in Ohio frat house shooting

4:35 AM, Aug 31, 2012   |    comments
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YOUNGSTOWN, OH (AP) - A man has been sentenced to 92 years in prison for a shooting at a fraternity house in Ohio last year in which one man was killed and 11 others were wounded.

The (Youngstown) Vindicator reports that 23-year-old Columbus Jones Jr. was sentenced Thursday after a being convicted of murder and other charges.

Prosecutors say Jones left a frat party at Youngstown State after an argument on Feb. 6, 2011, then came back with a gun and started shooting.

Police say Youngstown State senior Jamail Johnson was killed while trying to usher a group of partygoers away from the gunfire and out of harm's way.

Several others were charged in connection with the shooting and await trial.

The Associated Press

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