Moffitt Sentenced to Life in Prison

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David Moffitt sentenced to life in prison after murder conviction. (WHO-HD)

David Moffitt sentenced to life in prison after murder conviction. (WHO-HD)

DES MOINES, Iowa — The man found guilty of killing his ex-girlfriend’s fiancé was sentenced Tuesday morning…

David Moffitt was found guilty of first degree murder in the death of Justin Michael.

Moffitt shot and killed Michael as he was sleeping next to his fiancé back in May of 2014.

Angie Ver Huel read a victim impact statement to Moffitt and a court representative read one on behalf of Michael’s parents during the sentencing.

At the end, Moffitt did address the court and said he was sorry for what he did.

Moffitt was sentenced to life in prison without parole, the mandatory sentence for all first degree murder convictions in Iowa.