Man sentenced to 55 years for murdering ex-girlfriend

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A judge upheld a jury's recommended sentence of a Louisville man convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend by stabbing her 60 times.

Nick Salfi was sentenced in a Jefferson County courtroom on Friday to 55 total years for murdering Kelly Doyle in January of 2010.. That's 40 years for murder and 15 years for assault.

Salfi will be eligible for parole in 20 years.

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