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Rockford man received life in prison after participating in 2018 murder

ROCKFORD (WREX) - A man will spend the rest of his life in prison for murder that happened back in 2018 in Rockford.

Sanchez Curry was sentenced to natural life in prison. He was found guilty of murder in 2019.

The murder happened on September 23, 2018 at the Great Oaks apartment complex. Authorities found Anton Harris shot. He eventually died.

Police say Devontae Wrancher became a suspect after his phone showed that he made calls before and after the murder to a phone number belonging to curry.

The number GPS coordinates showed that the phone was around the scene of the crime, according to authorities.

Authorities also found bullets at Curry's residence, which were the same brand as the casings found at the scene.

Wrancher was previously sentenced to 50 years in prison for the crime.

Maximillian Boudreaux

Web Producer

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