Charles Creekmur receives 9-year sentence for killing Antwan Brown at Nassau County Jail

A Brooklyn man who strangled a fellow inmate at Nassau County Jail was sentenced today.



Charles Creekmur received a nine-year prison sentence for the death of Antwan Brown in 2012.



Creekmur's attorney says his client acted in self-defense after being jumped by several inmates.



Antwan Brown was in prison after pleading guilty to attempted assault of a police officer.


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