PITTSBORO, Miss. (AP) — A jury in Calhoun County has found a man guilty of murder for stabbing another man to death with a screwdriver.
WTVA reports the verdict was returned in Calhoun County Circuit Court Thursday afternoon against 30-year-old Andy Nichols Brown.
Brown was arrested in April 2012 and charged in the death of 68-year-old Earlie Balford.
Balford was stabbed to death inside his home in Pittsboro.
Brown was immediately sentenced to life in prison.