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Mansfield Man Sentenced to Life for Murder of Pregnant Girlfriend

Mansfield Man Sentenced to Life for Murder of Pregnant Girlfriend

A Mansfield man has been sentenced to life in prison for the 2020 murder of his pregnant girlfriend. 32-year-old Maurice Kelso Smith received an automatic sentence without the possibility of parole for the crime. His girlfriend, Darionne Burley, was pregnant with twin boys at the time of the murder. According to trial testimony, Smith shot…MORE