Man Gets Life in Prison for Diamond Ring Theft

March 7, 2012 Updated Mar 7, 2012 at 7:00 PM EDT

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Man Gets Life in Prison for Diamond Ring Theft

March 7, 2012 Updated Mar 7, 2012 at 7:00 PM EDT

According to The Gainesville (Fla.) Sun, a 33-year-old Florida man on Monday was sentenced to life in prison after pleading guilty to armed robbery charges in connection with the theft of a $38,000 diamond ring from a 92-year-old woman.

The man , who was sentenced to life without the possibility of parole, has at least 15 previous criminal convictions, according to The Gainesville Sun report.

Read The Gainesville Sun story HERE.