Mosley pleads guilty to manslaughter

Published 2:24 pm Thursday, September 23, 2010

A Meridian man has pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the October 2009 shooting death of Stanley Mason.

Ernest Mosley Jr. was sentenced Monday in Lauderdale County Circuit Court to 20 years in prison.

Prosecutors say Mason was shot several times last October at an apartment complex in Meridian.

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Mosley, 38, was initially charged with murder in the case.