Man sentenced in 2000 rape, murder of 17-year-old Aiken High student
(Aiken-AP) May 23, 2006 - The man convicted of the 2000 rape and murder of an Aiken High School student has been sentenced to two consecutive life sentences.
35-year-old Robert Atkins pleaded guilty to five charges including criminal sexual conduct in the first degree and murder.
In court, Atkins apologized to the family of 17-year-old Jessica Carpenter.
Posted 9:11am by Bryce Mursch