Louisiana deputy marshal convicted of manslaughter in boy's death

Louisiana deputy marshal convicted of manslaughter in boy's deathA Louisiana jury convicted a deputy marshal of manslaughter and attempted manslaughter on Friday in the killingĀ of a 6-year-old boy during a volley of gunfire after chasing his father’s car in 2015. Derrick Stafford, 33, was found guilty by 10-2 jury vote in a Marksville, Louisiana, courtroom, more than a year after he and another deputy opened fire on Chris Few’s Kia SUV after a two-mile pursuit. Few’s son, Jeremy Mardis, 6, who was inside the vehicle, was shot and killed and Few was wounded.



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