Dale Hausner's brother sentenced to 18 years

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PHOENIX (AP) -- The brother of a man convicted in metro Phoenix's Serial Shooter case has been sentenced to 18 years in prison in the 2006 stabbing of a man in a church parking lot.

Jeff Hausner pleaded not guilty to the stabbing of Timothy Davenport, but a jury convicted him in March of one count each of attempted first-degree murder and aggravated assault in the near-fatal stabbing; both are felonies.

Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Roland Steinle on Monday ordered that Hausner serve the sentence consecutively to his previous conviction in an unrelated stabbing of a homeless man who had asked him for spare change.

Hausner is the brother of Dale Hausner, convicted of murdering six people and attacking 19 others in nighttime shootings in 2005 and 2006.

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