1-year term for assistance in WA trooper killing

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PORT ORCHARD, Wash. (AP) -- One of the people charged with rendering criminal assistance in the shooting death of a Washington state trooper has been sentenced in Kitsap County.

The Kitsap Sun reports Steven Michael Banks was sentenced Wednesday to a year in jail.

He's one of sixth people charged with helping Joshua Blake in February after he shot Trooper Tony Radulescu (rad-ihl-EHS'-kyoo during a traffic stop near Gorst.

Blake later fatally shot himself.

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Information from: Kitsap Sun, http://www.kitsapsun.com/