Man sentenced in crossfire shooting death of 14-year-old Bridgeport boy

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A Bridgeport man will spend the next three decades behind bars for a gunfight that left a 14-year-old boy dead. 

A judge sentenced 24-year-old Michael Majors to 30 years for manslaughter and another five years on a weapons charge. 

Investigators say Majors and another man shot at each other outside a Bridgeport store on Christmas Eve 2015. 

Fourteen-year-old Luis Colon was killed by a stray bullet. 

Majors pleaded guilty in February, but maintained he fired in self-defense.

The other man awaits trial on a murder charge.

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