Longview Man goes to Prison for April Murder

Another man has been sentenced to prison for the murder of a Longview man earlier this year.

After pleading guilty to murder, and aggravated assault charges, 22 year old Quincy Jermaine Givens was sentenced to 20 years in prison.  He is the third man to be sent to prison for a gangland style murder.

Givens was one of 4 men who took part in the April 2nd shooting death of 23 year old Avery Hood at his Longview home.

Hoods' girlfriend was also wounded in the attack.

Givens must serve at least 10 years of the sentence before being eligible for parole.