Man sentenced to over 41 years after shooting at state trooper

Man sentenced to over 41 years after shooting at state trooper

WOOD COUNTY, OH (WTOL) - A Detroit man who shot at a state trooper was sentenced to 41 and a half years in prison on Wednesday, April 13.

The trooper was uninjured in the attack. However, his patrol car did lose it's braking system when one of the bullets pierced a brake line.

In addition to the shooting, Phillips was found guilty of multiple crimes in March by a Wood County jury.

All charges were tied to firearms violations and added to his sentence.

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