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Lamar Davenport has been sentenced to 20 years in state jail for the loss of life of E’Dena Hines.
Manhattan District Lawyer Cyrus R. Vance, Jr. introduced Thursday that Davenport, 33, has been sentenced to 20 years for fatally stabbing his girlfriend, Hines, close to her Washington Heights condo constructing in 2015 whereas drunk and medicines.
Hines, the granddaughter of actor Morgan Freeman, was 33.
“The world won’t ever know her artistry and expertise, and the way a lot she needed to provide,” Freeman stated in an announcement to E! Information following her loss of life in Aug. 2015. “Her family and friends have been lucky sufficient to have recognized what she meant as an individual. Her star will proceed to shine vibrant in our hearts, ideas and prayers. Could she relaxation in peace.”
Davenport was arrested days after Hines’ loss of life.
On Could 7, 2018, Davenport was convicted of Manslaughter within the First Diploma following a bench trial in New York State Supreme Courtroom.
“Bold and pushed, E’Dena Hines was deeply cherished by household and associates earlier than her life was delivered to a horrific and tragic finish by her boyfriend, Lamar Davenport,” District Lawyer Vance stated. “I want to thank the prosecutors in my workplace for securing a jail sentence commensurate along with his terribly violent crime, and provide my sympathies to Ms. Hines’ family members as they proceed to mourn.”
Davenport was additionally sentenced to 5 years post-release supervision.