OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — An Omaha man has been sentenced to 22 and a half years of prison Friday after intending to murder victims during a planned home invasion robbery.
43-year-old Rufus E. Dennis has been charged with attempted interference with interstate commerce by way of robbery, possessing a firearm in furtherance of a crime of violence and felon in possession of a firearm.
Dennis was out on parole from a previous murder conviction when he committed the crimes.
The FBI obtained recordings of Dennis describing in detail his plans for the home invasion.
A single mother of two lived in the home.
After completing his prison sentence, Dennis will serve five years of supervised release.