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Man gets up to 30 years in prison for Hill District homicide

A 23-year-old man pleaded guilty Wednesday to third-degree murder in exchange for 15 to 30 years in prison to be followed by five years of probation.

Phillip Miller shot and killed Harold Young, 17, on Aug. 25, 2012, along Bedford Avenue in the Hill District, prosecutors said. Miller also pleaded guilty to aggravated assault for shooting Corey Hairston, also 17, who survived, and one count of conspiracy to commit criminal homicide.

Prosecutors said a second, unarmed person connected to the shooting has never been identified.

Common Pleas Judge Jill E. Rangos approved the plea deal.

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