73-year-old gets life term in old grudge killing

Madison, Jun 15: A 73-year-old U.S. man has been sentenced to life in prison for shooting a former classmate over a locker room incident in school more than five decades ago.Carl Ericsson was sentenced Friday
73 year old gets life term in old grudge killing...
India TV News Desk 15 Jun 2012, 09:24 PM IST
Madison, Jun 15: A 73-year-old U.S. man has been sentenced to life in prison for shooting a former classmate over a locker room incident in school more than five decades ago.





Carl Ericsson was sentenced Friday after pleading guilty but mentally ill to second-degree murder.

Norman Johnson was shot twice in the face Jan. 31.

A prosecutor says a jockstrap put over Ericsson's head more than 50 years ago led him to shoot his old classmate.

Johnson's daughter, Beth Ribstein, says Ericsson was always jealous of her father's success.
 
   
 

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