KILLER OF MORGAN FREEMAN'S STEP-GRANDDAUGHTER CONVICTED OF MANSLAUGHTER

The man who killed Morgan Freeman’s step-granddaughter was convicted of first-degree manslaughter Monday, but acquitted of second-degree murder.

Lamar Davenport had been tried before a judge in New York State Supreme Court for the August 2015 killing of E’Dena Hines. The judge announced the verdict in a terse statement, and Davenport now faces up to 25 years in prison. He showed no reaction to the verdict and was quietly led out of the courtroom