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Guilty plea in Bucks County college student death

Guilty plea in Bucks County college student death

PERKASIE, Pa. - A man in West Virginia has pleaded guilty in the death of a college student from Bucks County.

Jarrett Chandler pleaded guilty Thursday to involuntary manslaughter.

Officials say, in August, he and Craig Peacock beat Kevin Figaniak, of Perkasie, during an argument outside Wheeling Jesuit University.

Figaniak died the next day.

Chandler was sentenced to one year in prison.

Peacock's trial is set for April.


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