Life sentence issued in south KC killing
10/24/2013 5:18 PM
10/24/2013 5:43 PM
A Kansas City man was sentenced Thursday to life in prison without parole for the 2009 killing of a man in south Kansas City.
A Jackson County judge also sentenced 23-year-old Derrick C. Bluett to a consecutive 20-year sentence for armed criminal action.
A jury in August found Bluett guilty of first-degree murder in the killing of 20-year-old Maurice West at 116th Street and Holiday Drive.
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