Taunton sentenced to life in prison for 2010 murder
TAUNTON, Mass. —
A Taunton man was sentenced to life in prison Thursday after being convicted of a 2010 murder.
Etnid Lopez, 22, was sentenced in Fall River Superior Court.
He was convicted this week of first-degree murder in the killing of 17-year-old Tigan Hollingsworth, of Taunton.
Etnid Lopez is the third person convicted in connection with Hollingsworth's killing.
Prosecutors said Etnid Lopez, along with his brother Jean Carlos Lopez, and uncle Erving Cruz, chased the victim from a corner store in Taunton.
Hollingsworth was punched, kicked and stabbed multiple times.
Etnid Lopez can seek parole in 15 years.