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City man gets 6-year prison term for double homicide in 2011

Published: Wed, September 5, 2012 @ 2:15 p.m.

YOUNGSTOWN — A 24-year-old Youngstown man will spend the next six years in prison for a double homicide on the city’s North Side last year.

Quentin Jones had originally been charged with two counts of murder in the deaths of Jasmon Reeder, 19, of Superior Street, and Oscar Teague, 56, of Wirt Avenue in August 2011, but he entered a plea agreement with prosecutors where he pleaded guilty to two counts of voluntary manslaughter.

Jones appeared today before Judge John Durkin of Mahoning County Common Pleas Court for sentencing.

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1NilesOhio(987 comments)posted 3 years, 9 months ago

Haven't people gone to jail for longer than that for a few DUI's?

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2tgs23(18 comments)posted 3 years, 9 months ago

What it means is the prosecutors office did not do their job well enough so THEY had to accept the plea deal. We the people need to remember these things come November.

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3DwightK(1535 comments)posted 3 years, 9 months ago

Come on down to Crazy Paul Gain's plea deal emporium. He has the best deals to get you off no matter how heinous your crime.

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4gopherjr(10 comments)posted 3 years, 9 months ago

Obviously Gaines' office just wants to get cases through the system and not spend time actually prosecuting.

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5doowoptokidrock(325 comments)posted 3 years, 9 months ago

The guy who stole the womens panties got 4 years.There is something seriously wrong here.

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6jwhitehawke(110 comments)posted 3 years, 9 months ago

You get 3 years a killing, yet the IHOP robber gets four years. I guess depopulating is good now.

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7southsidedave(5189 comments)posted 3 years, 9 months ago

A sad reflection upon our society...I'm sure Quentin Jones will hone his criminal skills in prison and be released early for "good behavior" to once again wreak havoc in our city.

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8gr8bnretired(21 comments)posted 3 years, 9 months ago

SHAMEFUL! This is not justice! ...And he'll probably get credit toward his insufficient sentence for the time he's already served in the county jail!

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