Man sentenced in sister’s stabbing death

News

A Hunlock Creek man who pleaded guilty to murdering his sister will now serve up to 20 years in prison.

41-year-old Eric Getz was sentenced Friday after pleading guilty in April to third-degree murder. Getz admitted stabbing to death Rebecca Getz in February 2017 during a fight at their Hunlock Creek home.

He will serve his 10-to-20-year sentence in state prison.


If you want to receive BREAKING ALERTS, please download our Eyewitness News App. You can also follow Eyewitness News on Facebook and Twitter.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

3-Day Forecast

Trending Stories

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss

Community Calendar

Your Photos