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Man sentenced for attempted murder in Evansville

Man sentenced for attempted murder in Evansville
Published: Jun. 24, 2022 at 5:49 AM CDT|Updated: Jun. 24, 2022 at 5:53 AM CDT
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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - An Evansville man has been sentenced to 50 years in prison.

Officials with the prosecutor’s office say 31-year-old Christopher Britton was found guilty of shooting a woman back in September of 2021.

His sentencing was set for Friday afternoon, but was moved to Wednesday.

Authorities say the victim in the case was found lying along the side of the road with multiple gunshot wounds.

She was taken to the hospital where she underwent surgery and survived.

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