A homeless man convicted of murdering a worker at the Central Arizona Shelter Services facility in downtown Phoenix last year has been sentenced to some lengthy prison time.
George Wilson Overturf, 61, was convicted of second-degree murder last October in the February 23, 2009, slaying of Kevin Collins.
Collins was a case worker at the shelter, and authorities believe Overturf shot him because Collins and other members of the CASS staff were kicking Overturf out of the shelter.
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Surveillance video shows Overturf and Collins outside of the shelter talking, when Overturf pulled out a gun and started shooting.
Police say Overturf shot Collins six times before Collins made his way back into the shelter, where co-workers called 911.
Collins later died at a Phoenix hospital.
Overturf has a criminal conviction for a 1995 murder in Minnesota. He apparently admitted this to CASS staff, saying he did 12 years in prison. On Friday, Overturf was sent back for 25 years in the slaying.