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Montana man gets 30 years for fatal shooting during botched robbery

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BILLINGS, Mont. -

(AP) - A man who shot another man to death during a botched robbery in southern Montana has been sentenced to 30 years in prison.
  
The Billings Gazette reports 38-year-old Ross Breshears was sentenced Thursday for the October 2015 death of 25-year-old Clinton Oldbull. Breshears struck a deal and pleaded guilty in January to deliberate homicide.
  
Prosecutors say he and 30-year-old Garrett Crandell went to Oldbull's Billings home, where Oldbull was shot during a confrontation. Breshears says he planned to rob Oldbull, but Crandell was the one who pulled the trigger.
  
Crandell pleaded guilty to a robbery charge and was sentenced in December to 20 years in the Montana State Hospital, where he is being treated for schizophrenia.
  
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Information from: The Billings Gazette, http://www.billingsgazette.com

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4/26/2018 7:34:55 PM (GMT -7:00)

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