Notice of appeal was made when Manuel Daniel was formally sentenced by a Jackson County judge to the verdict recommended by the jury, life in prison, with the chance of parole.
Altus man convicted of stabbing a woman to death.
An Altus jury has been deliberating since four the verdict for a man accused of killing an Altus mother because he didn't have the money to pay for the cocaine she was delivering.
Testimony went into a fourth day in Altus Monday, in the trial of a man accused of killing an Altus mother in February 2012.
A jury has just been seated in Altus for the first degree murder trial of a man police believe brutally killed an Altus mother of three.