WARWICK, R.I. (WPRI) - After just a couple hours of deliberations, the jury in the
Jurors received the case after lunch, after hearing closingarguments Thursday morning at Kent County Superior Court.
Bishop, already a convicted murderer who spent more than 30years in prison, has now been convicted of shooting to deathGabriel Medeiros during a Warwick home invasion in June, 2007.Prosecutors said he also shot two other people, who survived.
During closing arguments, prosecutor John Corrigan calledBishop's story "preposterous" and "completely incompatible with theevidence."
Bishop is now automatically sentenced to life in prison withoutthe possibility of parole. Under Rhode Island law, a person alreadyon parole for a murder conviction, who is then convicted of asecond murder, automatically goes to prison for the rest of theirlife.
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