Montana man gets 80 years in prison for knife attack

A judge has sentenced a Montana man to 80 years in prison without the possibility of parole for a stabbing outside a bar.

The Helena Independent Republic reports the attack happened outside Jesters Bar in 2017. Andrew Pierce Lake stabbed the victim seven times before going home, getting rid of the knife and leaving his bloody clothes in his living room.

A jury convicted Lake in 2018 of attempted deliberate homicide.