Fort Smith man intended to ‘give a beating, not to kill’, judge says, handing down manslaughter conviction

Wilfred Abraham was convicted Thursday of manslaughter following a three-week trial resting on the question of whether or not Abraham meant to kill Ralph Sifton. Justice Andrew Mahar ruled he did not.  In August 2018 Abraham assaulted Sifton in a backyard near the Fort Smith men’s shelter. The attack left Sifton with several injuries including […]