WINNSBORO - A man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for shooting another man to death in Winnsboro in 2012.

The State newspaper reports (http://bit.ly/1kc8VrS) that 36-year-old Derekee Montell Johnson was sentenced this week after a jury found him guilty of murder and weapons charges.

Johnson was arrested in May 2012. Investigators say he chased 22-year-old Bobby McCloud around several houses in Winnsboro, firing several shots.

McCloud's body was found behind a vacant house. He had been shot in his legs and chest.