NEW YORK | Man sentenced in fatal stabbing of Morgan Freeman relative
NEW YORK —January 17, 2019— A man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for the fatal stabbing of actor Morgan Freeman‘s step-granddaughter in New York City.
Prosecutors say 33-year-old Lamar Davenport stabbed his girlfriend E’Dena Hines multiple times in August 2015 while under the influence of alcohol and drugs.
Davenport issued an apology during his sentencing hearing Thursday, and said, “I don’t remember what happened.”
Davenport was convicted of first-degree manslaughter in May.