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"Jacob Sullivan is sentenced to death by a jury fans have high expectations for the Phillies on this opening day at citizens Bank park with the acquisition of place Harper and several others Pandora's several projects coming down the pike as it pumps money into resurfacing highways breach repairs and replacements and other fixes in sports at the ballpark Phillies against the Atlanta Braves. They are all tied up one one bottom of the third. Partly cloudy skies. Fifty six degrees at the broadcast center. Good afternoon. I'm Steve tawa, our top story at four zero one after eleven hours of deliberations over three days box jury decides the man who killed fourteen year old grace Packers should get the death penalty. KYW suburban bureau chief, Jim Melwert was there. Bucks county judge. Diane Gibbons told the jury this was especially hard saying the butchery in this case is beyond my ability to describe she also told them never give Jacob Sullivan. Another thought saying he is where he is by his own choice. He made that choice and now has to live with the consequences bugs Kennedy, Matt wine trope that they could sit through sit through let let alone judge a case of this depravity just inspires me in amazes me. And I will always be grateful for them for having done. Their job Sullivan argued he should be spared. The death penalty in part because he claimed he was manipulated into committing the crimes by his girlfriend. Grace Packers adoptive mother, Sarah Packer, but judge Gibbons told him a five year old tries to. Say she made me do it. Adding no human being could be made to do. What he did? She told Sullivan. He's not human. He has no soul. And she says she thinks he tried to kill himself because he was scared of prison as the judge put it afraid someone will do to you what you did to her in doylestown, Jim Melwert, KYW NewsRadio. At four traffic."