TULSA, Oklahoma - A Tulsa man will spend the rest of his life behind bars in connection to the murder of a man during a series of carjackings in Broken Arrow.

A jury convicted Emmitt Sam of first-degree murder in the death of Johnathan Stephens.

Prosecutors say Sam shot and killed Stephens in June of 2016.

A judge sentenced Sam to life in prison.

Another suspect, Nathan Simmons will face a jury next year.