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Man faces maximum sentence for strangulation of wife

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - A man gets the maximum sentence for the 2011 death of his wife.

Daniel Wellington, 57, was sent to prison for 11 years by Mahoning County Common Pleas Judge Maureen Sweeney.

Wellington plead guilty to a charge of involuntary manslaughter on Tuesday, exactly one year from his initial sentence.

The charge is in connection with the strangulation death of his late wife.

The prosecution says her journal entries indicated she was trying to leave Wellington just before she died.

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