Man gets 61 years for 2013 murder

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INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — An Indianapolis man received a 61-year sentence for a murder in 2013.

Philip Garrett was sentenced Wednesday. He had been accused of shooting and killing Carl Gildersleeve. Gildersleeve was found shot at a Shell gas station in the 2400 block of North Keystone Avenue on June 1, 2013 .

Garrett was sentenced to 61 years in the Indiana Department of Corrections with credit for 808 days served.

Garrett was found guilty in the case in July. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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