A Lancaster man who was accused of killing his friend in 2000 has been sentenced to 15 years in prison.
Demario Lamar Mingo, 29, was sentenced Monday. He will serve his term at the S.C. Department of Corrections, said 6th Circuit Solicitor Doug Barfield.
Authorities said Mingo shot Rodney Jordan on 8th Street in Lancaster on July 15, 2000, which was Jordan's 21st birthday,
Mingo used two handguns – a .40-caliber pistol and a .38-caliber revolver. Jordan suffered 11 gunshot wounds and died at the scene.