Murphysboro man sentenced to prison

A judge has sentenced a Murphysboro man to 37 years in prison for a 2016 murder.

30-year-old Cortez Turner had previously been found guilty during a December 2018 bench trial. Investigators say Turner shot Detrick Rogers to death in Murphysboro in October 2016.

Turner was sentenced on multiple charges. He got 29 years for first-degree murder and eight years for aggravated discharge of a firearm.