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Watkins sentenced 18 years to life

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21-year-old Marquevous Watkins was sentenced to 18 years to life for killing Jeff Brentlinger in his home on November 24th. 21-year-old Marquevous Watkins was sentenced to 18 years to life for killing Jeff Brentlinger in his home on November 24th.

A Lima man has been sentenced to prison for killing a Logan County man last fall.

21-year-old Marquevous Watkins was sentenced to 18 years to life for killing Jeff Brentlinger in his home on November 24th. Watkins pleaded guilty to a murder charge, but prosecutors dropped an aggravated robbery and aggravated assault charge.

According to the Bellefontaine Examiner, Watkins was one of five people from Lima that drove to Brentlinger's home in Logan County, under the guise of he was to have sex with two 17 year old girls. A little while after dropping the teens off at the home, Watkins and Zachariah Huddleston broke into the home and shot Brentlinger.

Huddleston, the driver Alexus Walton, and the two teenage girls are still waiting to go to trial on their charges.

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