Man Sentenced For 2010 Murder

Ira Gordon, Jr.

Ira Gordon, Jr.

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - A Topeka man will spend more than 25 years in prison for a 2010 murder.

19-year old Ira Gordon, Jr. was sentenced Friday to consecutive terms totaling 310 months. He pleaded no contest in March to charges including second degree murder and aggravated robbery.

The charges stem from the November 2010 shooting death of Vincent Lambert, Jr. Lambert was killed in his home in the 1400 block of NE Winfield. He also faced additional counts for an unrelated aggravated assault with a deadly weapon case.

Two other people, Eddie Gordon and Ebony Cherrell Clark, also are serving time for the Lambert murder.

A breakdown of Ira Gordon Jr.'s sentence:
Murder in the Second Degree, Level 1 person felony---165 months
Aggravated Robbery, a Level 3 person felony---59 months
Conspiracy to Commit Aggravated Robbery ---34 months
Aggravated Burglary, a Level 5 person felony---32 months
Aggravated Assault, a Level 7 person felony---13 months.
Burglary to a Motor Vehicle ---7 months

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