Trio sentenced for 2013 murder of Columbus man

Trio sentenced for 2013 murder of Columbus man

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - On Friday afternoon, the three men convicted of the violent murder of a Columbus man back in 2013 learned their sentences for the crime.

Tyrequiss Wells was sentenced to life without parole while Christopher Pender and Christopher Whitaker were sentenced to life with possibility of parole.

The trio were all convicted of felony murder last week in the 2013 shooting death of David Scott on Coolidge Avenue.

The jury was unable to reach a verdict on a murder charge against Donald Fair, the fourth man on trial.

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