- Associated Press - Tuesday, September 1, 2015

GEORGETOWN, Del. (AP) - A man accused of kicking a homeless man to death has pleaded guilty to manslaughter.

Twenty-six-year-old Teveya Brittingham of Lewes entered the plea Monday in a Sussex County Court. He had been scheduled to stand trial this month in the death of 43-year-old Cornelius Henry.

Prosecutors say Henry was found dead in the vestibule of an apartment building in Georgetown on Feb. 23, 2014. Police say a trail of blood lead investigators from Henry’s body to an apartment were Brittingham was found, which blood on his pants and shoes.

The News Journal of Wilmington reports (https://delmarvane.ws/1Vv4hau) that Brittingham faces a prison term of two to 25 years at sentencing Oct. 9.


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