A Maine man received two life sentences this week for killing his sister and brother-in-law.

Glenn Brown, 68, pleaded no contest in March to the killings of 64-year-old Tina Bowden and her husband, 64-year-old Richard Bowden. The two people died of gunshot wounds in October of 2020 at their home on Bonne Terre Road in Waldo.

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According to the Associated Press, police documents reveal that the three people had argued over the estate of Brown and Tina Bowden's step-father. The disagreement escalated until Brown killed the couple. Officials say each of the Bowdens was shot multiple times. Brown then went to the Belfast Police Department to report the shootings.

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