Josh Gouker entered a guilty plea in May 2013 in the murder of his 14-year-old step-son Trey Zwicker.
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Josh Gouker was sentenced Friday to life in prison for the beating death of his 14-year-old stepson Trey Zwicker.
Gouker entered a guilty plea in May and at the time said his own son, Joshua Young, will beat the charges against him in the same case. Young still faces a murder charge and was in court for a hearing while Gouker was sentenced on Friday. Young's murder trial is set to begin at 10 a.m. Monday.