A San Benito teen will spend the next 50 years behind bars for a brutal stabbing last year. A jury handed down that sentence today. After finding 19-year-old Robert John Anthony Martinez guilty in the November 2012 murder of 19-year-old angel Perez.

Prosecutors say Martinez confessed to attacking Perez over car thefts in the area. Perez died from 18 stab wounds. He is one of six arrested in connection to this murder.