Melanie Irwin

Melanie has been a broadcast and multimedia journalist in Sarnia-Lambton since 2005. She grew up on a farm in Mt. Brydges and attended Strathroy District Collegiate Institute and Fanshawe College before settling in Sarnia. She is married to her high school sweetheart and is the proud mother of two boys. Email her at mirwin@blackburnmedia.ca. Follow her on Twitter: @MIrwinCHOKNews

Homicide scene in 900 block of Confederation Street Jan. 10, 2021 (BlackburnNews.com photo by Dave Dentinger)

Man sentenced in 2021 homicide

A man who pleaded guilty in late March to manslaughter has been sentenced to 22 months time served followed by three years probation.