Convicted killer to spend decades behind bars for mother's death in Utica

A jury found Tasheonia Hills guilty of second-degree murder and fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon back in December.

Posted: Feb 11, 2019 1:17 PM
Updated: Feb 11, 2019 1:17 PM

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at 4:45 later this afternoon at the delta hotels by marriott on genesee street... right here in utica. good afternoon-- the utica woman who was found guilty for stabbing her mother to death appeared in court today for her sentencing. tasheonia hills was sentenced to 22 years to life for her murder charge ... and 1 year for criminal posession of a weapon. newschannel 2s zhane caldwell was in court today. she join live in the studio with more ... zhane. katrina ... tashoneia hills ood in front of a judge to receive her sentencing today. but not only did she have to face a judge ... she had to face her family as well. hills was sentenced to 22 years to life in state prison for murder... and 1 year in the oneida correctional facility for a weapons charge. several family members of hills addressed her in court and gave a victim impact statement. many family members asked the do give hills a heavy sentence because they feel she ultimately needs to be in a mental facility. the family also addssed his to tell her how thes impacted their family. i do belvthat she willremember everyday of her life that she took hermother away from her br hre father, her sister, her cousins, her aunts, and uncles, and we all have to forgive." hills was found guilty of second degree murder and fourth degree hills was found guilty of secd dege murder and fourth degree criminal possession of a weapon in
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