Man gets 70 years in prison for shooting at Covington cops

Pharo Wilson. File photo
Pharo Wilson. File photo

COVINGTON, KY (FOX19) - A man received a 70-year prison sentence on Thursday in Kenton Circuit Court for firing a gun at Covington Police in 2012.

Pharo Wilson was convicted in January of three counts of attempted murder.

Wilson, 28, exchanged gunfire with officers before leading them on a 12-hour manhunt. One officer was shot in the foot but his injuries were not life-threatening.

Wilson will be eligible for parole after 20 years.

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