Woman gets 7 years in prison in brother's fatal stabbing after argument over Nicki Minaj

1 year 8 months 3 weeks ago Tuesday, February 23 2016 Feb 23, 2016 Tuesday, February 23, 2016 7:22:24 AM CST February 23, 2016 in News
By: The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A St. Louis woman accused of fatally stabbing her brother has been sentenced to seven years in prison.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that 55-year-old Angela Hallmon pleaded guilty on Monday to a reduced charge of involuntary manslaughter, armed criminal action and evidence tampering as part of a plea agreement.

Prosecutors say she stabbed her brother, 55-year-old Edward Hallmon, in the chest on Dec. 21, 2013, during an argument over rapper Nicki Minaj. Relatives who were home at the time called 911.

Edward Hallmon was in a coma until he died on March 8, 2015.

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