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Colorado man sentenced to 96 years in prison for shooting police sergeant in face

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WELD COUNTY, Colo. – During National Police Week a Colorado judge sent a message to his community by sentencing a 21-year-old man to 96 years in prison for shooting a police sergeant in the face and trying to shoot another during an ambush in December 2019.

was sentenced by to nearly a century in prison Thursday morning. The defendant was convicted in February of shooting Fort Lupton Police Sgt.  in the face and attempting to shoot Sgt. , Law&Crime reported.

Police were responding to a call Dec. 2, 2019, regarding an armed man outside the residence who had reportedly texted his ex-girlfriend: “It’s too late.” The caller said Cotter threatened violence against the woman and claimed he would take his own life, according to 9 News.

Harrowing bodycam footage captured the moment that gunfire erupted and Sgt. Pelton

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