GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - A 20-year-old man has been sentenced to
life in prison for the 2006 shooting deaths of two people at a
Larry Minter was convicted Friday of two counts of capital
murder - but the jury rejected a state request for the death
Minter also was convicted on a robbery charge but acquitted of
Prosecutors said Minter was the gunman in the shootings of
54-year-old Harold "Bucky" Levron and 38-year-old Christine
Suber. They were found dead after a burglary at Levron's home.
Minter was one of four people charged in the case. Two have
pleaded guilty and a third is awaiting trial.
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