Man pleads guilty to killing best friend

Maurice Weaver (Courtesy Hamilton County Sheriff's Department)
Maurice Weaver (Courtesy Hamilton County Sheriff's Department)

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A man has pled guilty to killing his best friend.

Maurice Weaver will spend the next 13 years behind bars on a reduced charge of voluntary manslaughter.

Weaver pled guilty to shooting 27-year-old Travis Williams in the chest while they were play fighing in the 3700 block of Reading Road in Avondale in September.