Two sentenced in D.C. for murder of 18-year-old woman

Local,DC,Crime,Naomi Jagoda

A D.C. man and woman have been sentenced for their roles in the August 2010 kidnapping and murder of an 18-year-old woman, officials said.

Cinthya Proctor, 21, was sentenced in D.C. Superior Court to 21 years in prison, and Laurence Hassan, 24, was sentenced to 18 years in prison, prosecutors said.

Proctor and Hassan are two of the seven people who have been convicted in connection with the slaying of 18-year-old Latisha Frazier.

The young woman was brutally killed in an apartment on the 1700 block of Trenton Place SE, prosecutors said. After she was killed, Frazier's body was thrown into a trash bin. Her body has not been recovered.

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