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Man faces 40 years in prison for fatal shooting of 14-year-old boy

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BRIDGEPORT -

A confessed killer faces 40 years in prison for the fatal shooting of a 14-year-old boy.

According to the Connecticut Post, Michael “Smitty” Majors, 24, pleaded guilty Monday to manslaughter charges.

Police say Majors and another man were in a gun battle on Christmas Eve back in 2015 on a busy sidewalk in Bridgeport.

Luis Colon was caught in the crossfire and later died.

Neither of the assailants were hit.

Majors will be sentenced next month.

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