Killer of ‘American Sniper’ Found Guilty of Murders

Killer of ‘American Sniper’ Found Guilty of Murders

Eddie Ray Routh, former Marine and Iraq War veteran and current PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) patient was charged guilty of capital murder on Tuesday, February 24.

The jury decided he shot American Sniper Chris Kyle and his friend, Chad Littlefield with intention. The jury was comprised of 10 women and two men, and they took a little over two hours to convict Eddie Ray Routh in the murder of Chris and Chad on 2/2/13.

After the verdict came out, Routh was given a life sentence in prison, without possibility of parole. When asked, KMS 7th grader Caitlin D. remarked, “I’m really glad, I feel like that Eddie guy deserved it. I mean, he killed two very American heroes!”


SOURCE: nbcnews.com