Woman gets 24-30 years in Winston-Salem shooting

The Associated Press

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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — A woman has been sentenced to up to 30 years in prison for her role in a robbery and shooting last year that killed a 20-year-old man in Winston-Salem.

Lenesia Monique Crump pleaded guilty to second-degree murder and armed robbery Thursday.

Prosecutors say Crump set up a robbery that led to the shooting of 20-year-old Timothy Christopher Revel on March 27, 2010. Revel died the next day at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. Prosecutors say Crump needed money to pay a fine for a probation violation.

She was originally charged with first-degree murder.

Crump has agreed to testify against her co-defendant, 22-year-old Nicholas Marquis Dalton, whom prosecutors say was the triggerman. His trial is scheduled next month.

Prosecutors say the pair took $300 in cash and marijuana from Revel.

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