Man linked to gun in accidental fatal shooting gets 10 years

RUTLAND, Vt. (AP) A Vermont man who provided a gun used to accidentally kill another man will spend the next 10 to 20 years in prison.

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Jonathan Testa, 23, was sentenced Thursday in Rutland after pleading no contest to a felony count of assault and robbery resulting in an injury and pleading guilty to a felony count of false personation. The Rutland Herald reports The charges stem from a series of events that resulted in 21-year-old William Edward Bailey fatally shooting 19-year-old Daniel Hein.

Bailey pleaded no contest to a manslaughter charge and was sentenced to two years in June.

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