PASADENA, Md. (WJZ) — A Pasadena man was sentenced to three consecutive life sentences in prison for first-degree murder and attempted first-degree murder of two Anne Arundel County Detectives.

Joseph Willis, 22, pleaded guilty back in November.

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According to prosecutors, in February 2020, Willis killed Christopher Jones in his house, stole his car, and shot two detectives who tried to arrest him after a pursuit.

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Those officers were hospitalized but did eventually recover.

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CBS Baltimore Staff