(iWIDK By Daniel Kiely) - A South Florida family finally received justice for a brutal burning attack on their son.
Matthew Bent, 18, was sentenced to to 11 years in prison for his involvement in a vicious attack on Michael Brewer in which the victim suffered burns on 65% of his body.
According to SunSentinel.com, Brewer was doused with rubbing alcohol and then set ablaze by Bent and two other boys in 2009.
The other boys, Denver Jarvis and Jesus Mendez, were each previously sentenced to eight years in prison for their roles in the attack. Bent was considered the ringleader of the three.
Bent has already served three years in prison and will receive credit for time served. The victim survived and has relocated to another county.