IBERIA PARISH, La. (KLFY) – The man who pled guilty to killing Antonia August in 2019 has been sentenced.

Marlon Vallian pled guilty to manslaughter for the death of August and was sentenced to 40 years.

Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office found August dead at Phyllis Drive in Iberia Parish in 2019. August suffered extensive injuries, including blunt force trauma to the head and abdomen, authorities said.

After investigation, Vallian, the victim’s then-boyfriend, was revealed to be the person responsible.