Cody Allen Wade, 33, was sentenced to 85 years in prison for killing his mother's boyfriend, Carl Haviland. The killer accidentally captured the entire encounter on a voicemail.
Wade was convicted of murder in August after going to trial. Clay County Superior Court Judge Robert A. Pell handed down his sentence on Sept. 6. Christina Coulter is a U.S. and World reporter for Fox News Digital. Email story tips to email@example.com.
Due to at least 12 previous convictions – including felonies for an alleged burglary in 2013 and another for arson in 2018 – a habitual offender enhancement was added to his sentence, according to court documents obtained from the Clay County Prosecutor's Office.