SC Man Sentenced In Lunenburg County Murder

A man from South Carolina sentenced for first degree murder in Lunenburg Circuit Court. 23 year old Montai Mervin was handed 68 years behind bars, with 38 years suspended in the death of 22 year old Bryant Craig of Lunenburg County on September 15th last year. Authorities say Mervin shot Craig four times with an assault rifle, which he then tossed into the Nottoway River. The weapon was found eight months later by divers.