East Mount Airy Woman Sentenced to 3-6 Years in Prison for Fatal Stabbing of Lincoln University Student

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – A woman from East Mount Airy has been sentenced to three to six years in prison for fatally stabbing a Lincoln University student during a dormitory fight in 2022. Nydira Smith, 41, was convicted of involuntary manslaughter, aggravated assault, and simple assault after she inserted herself into a fight armed with a steak knife, resulting in the death of 21-year-old Jawine Evans. Prosecutors argued that there was sufficient evidence showing that Smith …

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