OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A 21-year-old man was sentenced Monday in Olympia to 23 years in prison for his role in a stabbing death at a homeless camp.
Prosecutors say Jason Beeson gave a co-defendant the knife used last October to kill Matthew Samlock.
The Olympian reports (http://is.gd/MVxXwB) Beeson pleaded guilty to second-degree murder.
The co-defendant, 21-year-old Jakob Curtis, pled guilty to first-degree murder and was sentenced in February to 33 years in prison.
Information from: The Olympian, http://www.theolympian.com