BANGOR – 25 year old Akeem Harris was originally charged with murder for the death of Thomas Taylor, but pleaded guilty to the lesser charge of manslaughter.
Witnesses say both men were armed with knives when they got into an altercation outside an apartment complex on Ohio Street in April of 2013.
Taylor ended up getting stabbed in the back and passed away at a local hospital.
Harris was a student at Eastern Maine Community College at the time of the stabbing and turned himself in after being indicted.
The prosecution has recommended an 18 year sentence for Harris, but it will be up to the judge decide during tomorrows sentencing.