SNOW HILL (AP) — An Eastern Shore man has been sentenced to life without parole for killing a man he said owed him money for a window replacement job.
Charles Robert Phillips, of Pittsville, admitted breaking into the home of William Nibblett in March 2008 and beating and stabbing him after stealing about $400. Phillips had done a window replacement job at Nibblett’s home and believed he was owed about $300.READ MORE: WATCH LIVE: Mayor Brandon Scott To Make Investment Announcement With American Rescue Plan Funding
Phillips, 34, had already been sentenced to life in prison but could ultimately have been found eligible for parole.READ MORE: FDA Expected To Approve J&J, Moderna Covid Booster Shots, ‘Mix and Match’ Doses
The Daily Times of Salisbury reports that Phillips appealed his case on a technicality and was sentenced Friday to life without parole.
Prosecutors presented evidence at his new sentencing hearing that Phillips had violated jail rules and been involved in fights.MORE NEWS: 'Part Of Us Died With Her,' Ja'Nyi Weeden's Cousin Tells WJZ
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