Man sentenced in sister’s stabbing death


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.

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