Local teen said his dad was his ‘hero’ as he was sentenced for murdering him

By Randy Wyrick

EAGLE — A 14-year-old boy said he “loved his dad.” Now the boy has to work to understand why he killed his father. One part of the boy’s saga ended Thursday morning in District Judge Fred Gannett’s courtroom with his 10-year sentence in connection with April’s shooting. The next part of that saga will play out in a juvenile detention facility. The boy starts with seven years in youth prison, followed by three years in adult prison, where he’ll be transferred on his 21st birthday. He will serve another two years of parole. ‘His dad was his best friend’ On …

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