WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) — A man from Wichita has been sentenced for his role in a 2020 homicide.
According to the Office of the District Attorney, 21-year-old Jakob Cuble was sentenced to 181 months (15 years and one month) in the Kansas Department of Corrections. Cuble was orginally charged with first-degree murder and aggravated robbery in June 2021. On June 15 of this year, Cuble entered an Alford plea to second-degree murder and attempted aggravated robbery for the death of 17-year-old Marcus Sain.
Investigators say Sain was shot and killed during a drug transaction at an apartment complex in the 1100 block of S. Webb Road in Wichita on May 20, 2020.
Another man, Malcolm Ganther, 25, was sentenced in August for his role in the shooting. Back in June, he entered a plea of guilty to an amended count of murder in the second degree and aggravated battery. He will spend 123 months (12 years and 3 months) in the Kansas Department of Corrections.
Nathaniel Saunders entered a plea for murder in the second degree and aggravated battery. His sentencing is set for later this month.