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Spokane man sentenced to 15 years in baby killing

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - A man convicted of beating his girlfriend's 7-month-old baby to death was sentenced Monday in Spokane to 15 years in prison.

The 24-year-old, Jereme J. Bassett, pleaded guilty last month to second-degree murder in a deal with prosecutors. The Spokesman-Review says he'll get credit for the two years he's spent behind bars since the death.

 

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