La PORTE — For allegedly beating his grandmother to death and then stealing her car, a Michigan City man has been sentenced to 60 years in prison.

After less than two hours of deliberation on Aug. 6, a La Porte Circuit Court jury delivered guilty verdicts on all five counts Anthony Lavell Carter Jr. faced: murder, aggravated battery, theft, felony murder and robbery resulting in serious bodily injury.

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