A man on trial for first degree murder found out his fate today.
19 year-old Dewayne Avent of Rocky Mount was convicted of the 2009 shooting death of 27-year-old Tronyale Daniel.
Avent was sentenced to life without the possibility of parole.
Police say Avent shot Daniel on Parham Street just after Christmas in 2009. He alluded police for about a month before they caught him hiding out in an attic.