Man sentenced in girlfriend’s murder

Mug shot of Korbin Thomas.

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.

Jazmyne Lyneice Gibson
Jazmyne Lyneice Gibson

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.

Comments are closed.