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.READ MORE: Maryland Weather: Most Of The Region Could See Severe Storm Sunday Afternoon
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.READ MORE: Baltimore Students Build Memory Garden For Gun Violence Survivors
Those officers were hospitalized but did eventually recover.MORE NEWS: Maryland Lawmakers Override Vetoes On Sweeping Police Reform Measures