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Mercer County murder suspect sentenced on lesser charge

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    MERCER COUNTY -- A man originally charged with first degree murder was sentenced Friday on a lesser charge.
    Nyiheem Whitlow was sentenced to 15 years after pleading guilty to voluntary manslaughter in November.
    Whitlow allegedly shot and killed Lance Terry on the corner of Essex and Union Streets in Bluefield in March.
    The charges of murder in the first degree and five counts of wanton endangerment were dismissed.
 

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