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Blytheville man sentenced for 2015 murder

Javander Williams (Source: Mississippi County Sheriff's Office) Javander Williams (Source: Mississippi County Sheriff's Office)
BLYTHEVILLE, AR (KAIT) -

A Blytheville man will spend two decades in prison for the murder of a teenager.

Javander Williams was set to go to trial on Tuesday, Feb. 14, but on Monday he pleaded guilty to a first-degree murder charge.

According to the sentencing order, a judge sentenced Williams to 240 months in the Arkansas Department of Correction.

Police arrested Williams in May 2015.

Police said he shot 17-year-old Dewaun Miller on Clark Street.

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