Colquitt Co. man sentenced for killing rival

Colquitt Co. man sentenced for killing rival

MOULTRIE, GA (WALB) - Blake Samples was sentenced to 20 years in Colquitt Superior Court Wednesday morning, for shooting his ex-wife's boyfriend.

Samples will have to serve at least eight years behind bars, after he plead guilty in May to voluntary manslaughter in the death of Dusty Carroll.

Carroll  drove himself to Colquitt Regional Medical Center after he was shot in the stomach at his home on April, 28, 2013.

He died the following day at a hospital in Macon.

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