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Facebook Live KILLER sentenced to life! “I deserve to do this time”!

Anthony Gelia, a 20-year-old man has thrown his whole life away after he decided to take another human being life LIVE on Facebook.

Twenty-year-old Anthony Gelia was given the mandatory punishment Wednesday. He was convicted in March of first-degree murder and other charges stemming from the November 2016 killing of 26-year-old Brittany Southwell.

Brittany Southwell

Gelia was accused of breaking into a home and shooting a woman while live streaming on Facebook. He has been sentenced to life in prison without parole.

Gelia was given the mandatory punishment Wednesday.

Jurors watched a Facebook Live recording recovered from Gelia’s cell phone showing him kicking in a door and opening fire.

Gelia says he didn’t mean to hurt anyone. But he also told a judge, “I deserve to do this time.”

Gelia’s lawyer suggested at trial that involuntary manslaughter was a more appropriate charge. He says Gelia didn’t know Southwell was behind the door.

 

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