Pittsylvania Co. Man Sentenced for Murder

Pittsylvania Co., VA - A 23-year-old man will spend eight years in prison for killing a man in Pittsylvania County.

A judge sentenced James Santangelo II Tuesday and went along with the jury's recommendation in the case.

He was charged with the second degree murder of Charles Ooten, 52.

In July of last year, Santangelo stabbed Ooten in his front yard with a kitchen knife after entering the victim's home uninvited.

Ooten died on the scene.