Man accused of beating hairdresser to death sentenced to 40 years

Published On: Aug 16 2013 04:48:02 PM CDT

The man accused of beating a hairdresser to death is now sentenced to 40 years behind bars.

Reginald Eaglin is guilty of killing 46-year-old Ellis Childress in January of 2012 after the two men got into an argument.

It happened inside of the Childress's Hair Salon and House in Montrose, where the two men lived together.

When police arrived, they found Childress clubbed to death by a pipe wrench.