Gary Hayes was found guilty of murder in Craven County.
The former Cherry Point Marine was sentenced to life in prison without parole.
Hayes was on trial in Craven County for the murder of Odell Foster in 2008. Foster was shot to death outside the Bayside Restaurant in Havelock.
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