Man sentenced to 30 years for manslaughter

SULPHUR, LA (KPLC) - The man convicted of manslaughter outside a Sulphur strip club was sentenced to 30 years in prison.

David Nelson was on trial for punching 19-year-old Chad Heath outside of the Plantation strip club on April 2009.

Heath struck his head and was knocked unconscious. He died a few days later in a Lafayette hospital.

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