Man Sentenced To Life In Prison For Double Murder In Kansas

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A 28-year-old man has been sentenced to life in prison for a double homicide in Kansas.

Jose Varela Jr. was given two life sentences for first-degree murder in the shooting deaths of Fabian Arriaga and Jose Morales.

The charges stemmed from a 2017 triple shooting in Kansas City, Kansas.

The Wyandotte County District Attorney’s Office says Varela must serve 25 years before he is eliglble for parole.