Man sentenced to life for South Memphis murder
Memphis, Tenn. — A 25-year-old man was sentenced to life in prison for committing a murder in South Memphis.
Brandon Johnson was convicted of first-degree murder on Friday.
Johnson killed 24-year-old Ladarius Brooks on March 7, 2015, in the 1300 block of Ridgeway, just south of East Trigg.
Johnson will also be sentenced for being a convicted felon in possession of a handgun.