Tue., 12:08pm: Mineral Ridge woman pleads guilty to manslaughter

WARREN — Nichole Allen was sentenced to four years in prison after pleading guilty to involuntary manslaughter in the death of her husband.

She also pleaded guilty to attempted burglary.

Allen, 36, of Mineral Ridge, was among a group of people involved in a burglary in Niles that resulted in the death of Terry Allen, prosecutors said.

Terry Allen was among three men who attempted to break into a home early July 2 on Niles Cortland Road. He died when the homeowner shot through a door and the bullet hit Terry Allen. Prosecutors said Nichole Allen and another woman helped plan the burglaries.