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Man found guilty in shooting death of Louisville father

Darrell Jackson Darrell Jackson

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A man was found guilty of shooting and killing a Louisville father in front of his wife and child.

Darrell Jackson was found guilty of manslaughter for the Feb. 2013 killing of Michael Chester, 27, on Friday.

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Homicide detectives said Jackson shot Chester in his apartment, located on Saddlebrook Court, after Chester opened his apartment door.

Chester's daughter and wife were inside the apartment at the time of the shooting.

A jury recommended Jackson serve a 20 year sentence.

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