KALAMAZOO, Mich. (WOOD) — A man was sentenced on Monday for the murder of his girlfriend at an Oshtemo Township apartment complex.
Korbin Thomas was sentenced in Kalamazoo County Circuit Court to 15-50 years in prison for the shooting death of 21-year-old Jazmyne Gibson. He was credited for 267 days already served.
Gibson was shot at the Copper Beech Townhomes on Jan. 11 and died later in the hospital.
A detective testified that Thomas and Gibson had been dating for about a year.
Thomas apparently claimed his girlfriend’s death was the result of a misunderstanding.