Manslaughter conviction draws 7 1/2-year prison term
04/24/2013 4:01 PM
04/25/2013 10:27 AM
A Wichita man was sentenced Wednesday to more than 7 1/2 years in prison for a Jan. 1, 2012, stabbing death that occurred during a brawl in southwest Wichita.
Christopher A. Cervantes, 22, was charged with second-degree murder in the death of Bradley J. Wellbrock, 30, and later pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter.
Wichita police said Wellbrock was stabbed in the chest after intervening in a dispute between a man and woman in the 2500 block of West Wildwood.
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