Cumberland man guilty of murder sentenced in Barron County Court
BARRON COUNTY, Wis. (WEAU) -A man guilty of felony murder is sentenced in Barron County Court Thursday.
Court records show 22-year-old Clayton Lauritsen of Cumberland, Wis. was found guilty due to guilty plea of felony murder in Feb. of 2022.
He is sentenced to 15 years in prison, 9 months jail with credit for time served, and 10 years extended supervision.
In Dec. of 2020 officials received a 9-1-1 call in Barron saying someone had been shot. Lauritsen later identified himself as the shooter.
According to a criminal complaint, the shooting happened after a chase involving Robertson’s roommate.
The roommate said he was being chased by Lauritsen and another man. The shooting happened when Robertson confronted them near his home in Barron.
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