Homeless man sentenced in train station stabbing
October 25, 2013 (EAST CHICAGO, Ind.) (WLS) -- A homeless man is sentenced to 20 years in prison for stabbing another man at a train station in northwest Indiana.
Twenty-five-year-old Jawaun Woods was charged with aggravated battery.
He pleaded guilty but mentally ill.
Police say he stabbed a man at the south shore station in East Chicago last November. Woods also made off with the victim's car.
He could have faced up to 50 years in prison.
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