Man sentenced for shooting and killing bicyclist

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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WAND) - A Champaign man was sentenced to 55 years in prison for a 2017 murder.

22-year-old Marquise Burnett was facing anywhere between 45 and 85 years for shooting and killing a man riding a bike in the Douglass Park area last June.

24-year-old Darien Carter was the victim.

Burnett's attorney did not call any witnesses during the trial.

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