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ETX suspect charged with manslaughter


A Corsicana man has been charged with manslaughter after he was arrested Wednesday.

Darwon Demonte Richardson, 27, was being held in the Navarro County Jail on a 72-hour investigative hold for murder in connection with the shooting death of 25-year-old Lequiria Chaney, also of Corsicana. 

Chaney was shot and killed early Wednesday morning. According to Corsicana police, officers responded to the 1700 block of East Sixth Avenue after reports of shots fired in the area. When they arrived, they found Chaney shot. The victim was transported to Navarro Regional Hospital where she was pronounced dead. 

Richardson was taken into custody without incident. 

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