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A Bartlesville, Okla. man was sentenced to life in prison for strangling his grandmother.
The crime happened at her home in December of 2011. Jacob Hoyt, 20, was sentenced Friday in Butler County District Court for killing his 69-year-old grandmother, Loyce Cody, of Augusta.
Prosecutors said Hoyt and his girlfriend, 20-year-old Lyndsey Giovinazzo, killed Cody while burglarizing her home.