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1/20/06

Lubbock Man Pleads Guilty To Manslaughter

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A Lubbock teenager will spend 180 days in jail and ten years on probation for a deadly fight.

Thursday, 19-year-old Alexander Baquera pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the death of 16-year-old Chris Barnes.

You may remember the incident in September of 2004, Baquera hit Barnes on the side of the head during a fight in the Tinseltown parking lot. Initially, Barnes just had a lump on his head. But, it wasn't until later that night that his condition worsened, and his friends called for help. Hours after the fight, Barnes was pronounced dead at University Medical Center.

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