Man sentenced for fatal stabbing in Colorado Springs

Fernando Rosales _ Colorado Springs Police Department_84888

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A man has been sentenced to 26 years in prison for fatally stabbing another man in Colorado Springs in 2015.

Fernando Rosales, 34, was sentenced Friday. In August, he was found guilty of second-degree murder for the stabbing death of 30-year-old Sean Crescentini.

The stabbing happened in August 2015 on Prescott Circle West, which is in the area of Chelton Road and Astrozon Boulevard. Police said Rosales and Crescentini got into a fight, and Rosales fatally stabbed Crescentini. Rosales ended up with non-life-threatening stab wounds.

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