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BEATING DEATH: Sentencing For Tyler

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A Des Moines man will be sentenced Wednesday for his role in the beating death of a man last summer.

Kent Tyler III was found guilty of second degree murder in December. He and three other men are accused of beating Richard Daughenbaugh to death in a parking lot near Wells Fargo Arena.

Tyler faces a maximum sentence of 50 years in prison.

Tyler’s attorney is seeking a new trial in the case.

The three other suspects will all be tried in May.