TISHOMINGO, Okla. (KTEN)—A Tishomingo man was sentenced to more than twenty years in prison on a second-degree murder conviction.

In 2020, 35 year old Cory Dean Boykin strangled a woman. When law enforcement arrived, she was unconscious, and died the next day at a local hospital.

Boykin pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in 2021, and was given a 262 month sentence.