Man gets 16 years in South Carolina nightclub shooting death
Feb. 08, 2018
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A man has been sentenced to 16 years in prison in a nightclub shooting death in South Carolina more than two years ago.
The Post and Courier of Charleston reported that 38-year-old Richard Antwan Grandison Jr. of North Charleston pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter this week. Grandison also pleaded guilty to a weapons violation.
He had been charged with murder in the 2016 shooting death of 30-year-old Timothy Jamel Wilson at a North Charleston club.
Witnesses said the men had argued at the club a week before the shooting.
Prosecutor Jennifer Shealy said there were no witnesses who testified they actually saw the shooting.
Information from: The Post and Courier, http://www.postandcourier.com