Man sentenced to prison for manslaughter – Rugby
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A man has been sentenced to four years and four months in prison in connection with the death of 24-year-old Cain Jackson in Rugby last year.
Ethan Tucker, aged 18 of Meadow Road, Rugby, appeared at Warwick Crown Court via video link today (Friday 22 May) where he was sentenced.
At around 6pm on Thursday 31 October last year, police were called to Meadow Road in Rugby following a report of a stabbing outside a property.
The victim, Cain Jackson, sustained serious injuries and sadly died at the scene.
Ethan Tucker was arrested on the same night and later charged with murder. He was remanded in custody, where he later entered a guilty plea to manslaughter. This plea was accepted by the courts and he was convicted of the offence on 27 April.
Following the sentencing, investigating officer Detective Inspector Teresa McKenna from Warwickshire Police said: “This was a tragic event which led to a young man losing his life, and our thoughts remain with Cain’s friends and family at this difficult time.
“This has been a complex investigation and I would like to thank everyone who came forward to give evidence to support our enquiries, as well as the team who worked tirelessly worked on this case."
Issued: HCB, Corporate Communications