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Suspect in 9 year-old girl's murder takes plea deal for 5 years after witnesses change testimony

Until late last week, prosecutors were seeking a life sentence for Tyrese Simmons for the 2019 murder of Brandoniya Bennett. His trial took a turn, though, when two witnesses changed their testimony, prompting a mistrial.
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