Man gets life sentence for murder of UNA nursing school graduate
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The man convicted of murdering a Nashville nurse received a life sentence Thursday morning.
The judge in the case called Christopher McLawhorn a “dangerous offender” and said the murder of Tiffany Ferguson was senseless, according to Nashville CBS affiliate WTVF.
McLawhorn was convicted in September of killing Ferguson,23, who was a former Lawrence County, Tenn., resident and University of North Alabama nursing school graduate.
Police said McLawhorn walked into Ferguson’s apartment in February 2017 and stabbed her multiple times.