Life Plus 20 Years For Man Who Killed Teen In 2011

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (AP) — A Prince George’s County man has been sentenced to life in prison plus 20 years for his role in a 2011 robbery and murder.

Kelvin Walker of Fort Washington was sentenced Wednesday morning in Prince George’s County Circuit Court.

Walker, 23, was convicted in July of killing 17-year-old Justin Isaacs on the doorsteps of his home, then stealing a gold chain and money.

The gun had been stolen from the car of an off-duty police officer.

Prosecutors say Walker bragged to associates that he killed the teenager to prove that he was a killer.

Walker will have to serve at least 35 years before he becomes eligible for parole. Because of his life sentence, Maryland’s governor would have to sign off on his release.

(Copyright 2013 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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