Man formally sentenced in 2020 Lawton murder
LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) - A man who was found guilty in June in a 2020 murder has been sentenced.
Aaron Purdy was sentenced Wednesday to life without the possibility of parole in the death of Kindra Blevins Johnson.
Purdy was convicted of first-degree murder in June.
The jury recommended the same sentence that a judge ultimately handed down.
Prosecutors said Purdy killed Johnson, his ex-girlfriend, in January 2020.
An autopsy revealed that Blevins died from several stab wounds to her back and chest, and that she also had multiple chemical burns.
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