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Maine man sentenced to life in prison for Kansas murder

 

September 14, 2018



MINNEAPOLIS, Kan. (AP) — A 35-year-old Maine man was sentenced to life in prison for killing a Kansas man while on a cross-country trip.

Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said Robert Willard Colson, of Bucksport, Maine, was sentenced Thursday to life with no possibility of parole for 25 years.

Colson was convicted in June for first-degree murder and three other charges in the August 2017 death of Matthew Miles Schoshke.

Prosecutors say Colson shot Schoshke at his home in Tescott after Schoshke returned from work. Colson drove to California, where he was arrested while trying to escape...



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