Tulsa man sentenced to life in prison in death of 16-month-old girl

Posted at 5:02 PM, Nov 30, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-01 06:14:24-05

TULSA- A Tulsa judge sentenced 31-year-old Cody Johnson to life in prison without parole Wednesday for murder and abuse of a 16-month-old girl. 

Johnson also received life in prison for two child sexual abuse charges and child neglect. Each sentence will run consecutively. 

The child was in Johnson's care at the time of the murder, while her mother was at work. 

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