(WICHITA, Kan.) — A man found guilty of killing the owner of a Wichita car dealership during a botched robbery receives a life sentenced.
Kedrin Littlejohn, 20, was found guilty in October of first-degree murder, aggravated kidnapping and other charges in the death of James Collins.
On Friday, a judge handed out a life-sentence for first-degree murder and 23 years in prison for aggravated robbery, aggravated assault and aggravated kidnapping.
Prosecutors say Collins was kidnapped from his business, Marquee Motors, on May 12, 2008. He briefly escaped but was shot and then run over.
A co-defendant, Shannon Bogguess was found guilty of first-degree murder and other charges in September 2009. He was also sentenced to life in prison.