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MIDLAND - Two men accused in a fatal shooting from last year made a plea deal.
19-year-old Melvin Lenard and 22-year-old James Braziel, pleaded guilty to one charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.
The pair had been indicted by a Midland grand jury for first degree murder in the shooting death of Jermaine Swearington.
22-year-old Miguel Chatman was found guilty of murder last month and sentenced to 75 years behind bars.
Lenard and Braziel will serve 15 years as part of their deal.