Wheeler To Be Sentenced Monday In Jessica Bethany Murder Case

, Posted: Mon, December 3 2012 at 8:03 AM, Updated: Mon, December 3 2012 at 8:49 AM

Sentencing for the man convicted in last year's murder of Jessica Bethany is set to begin in just a few hours.

In November, Jeffrey Wheeler changed his plea to guilty to killing Jessica Bethany.

On September 4th of last year, police say Wheeler went to Jessica's apartment.

Officials say the two started fighting, and he stabbed her multiple times, killing her.

Officials then say he set the apartment on fire.

Wheeler will be sentenced at 1:30 Monday afternoon.

He faces 25 years behind bars.

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