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Wake Man Sentenced To Four Years In Prison For Roommate's Murder

Posted January 30, 2004 5:31 a.m. EST

— A Wake County man could spend up to four years in prison for killing his former roommate.

A judge sentenced Christian Williams Thursday.

Williams pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter in the death of David Wayne Clark.

Prosecutors say Williams and his roommate David Clark were drunk and got into a fight. They say Williams beat Clark with a broken wine bottle.