KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A St. Louis man was sentenced to 35 years in federal prison for his role in the death of a security guard during a bank robbery in Kansas City in 2006.
Prosecutors announced Thursday that 25-year-old Thirplus Moose was sentenced for his role in the death of 70-year-old Dwight Mayhugh Sr.
Moose pleaded guilty last November to participating in two bank robberies at a United Missouri Bank branch in Kansas City in February 2006. Mayhugh was shot during the second robbery attempt and died the next day at a hospital.
Iralee E. French Jr. of Kansas City was sentenced to 87 years in federal prison without parole in the same case.