Man sentenced for February Grand Rapids murder

Posted at 3:34 PM, Dec 03, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-03 15:34:50-05

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – A man was sentenced to 18-60 years in prison Thursday for a February murder.

Joshua Beckford was sentenced to two years in prison for felony firearms and then will have to serve 18-60 years for the murder of Lamont McFall.

McFall, 23, was shot and killed on February 19 in the 1200 block of Jefferson Avenue SE.

Beckford was already in jail on other charges when he was arrested for McFall’s murder.