Ward Sentenced to 45 Years 

The man who pleaded guilty to kidnapping and robbing a Belfast woman, then slashing her throat and leaving her for dead, has been sentenced to 45 years in prison.22-year-old Stanley Ward pleaded guilty to all charges when he appeared in court in April.Prosecutors say Ward knew the victim because his father used to mow her lawn.Police say he tied her hands, forced her into her car, drove her to a camper and cut her throat.She survived and crawled to a road for help.