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Durham Man Sentenced For Girlfriend's Murder

Posted July 1, 2005 10:35 a.m. EDT

— The man who admitted killing his girlfriend in Durham will be in prison for a long time.

Antuanne Shaw made a deal with prosecutors, pleading guilty to second-degree murder. He will spend the next 23 to 28 years behind bars.

Investigators say he shot Priscilla Mason to death while she was working at a cash advance store in the Duke Crossing shopping center.

Authorities say they had a violent relationship.