Grand Falls man sentenced to life in prison for killing his mother

A Grand Falls man has been sentenced to life in prison for murdering his mother with no chance of parole for at least 10 years. 

The Victoria Star reports Rock LaForest has also received a 10-year concurrent sentence for the attempted murder of his father, Jacques LaForest. 

The sentence was delivered in court on Wednesday by Justice Lucie A. LaVigne. 

On July 17th, 2015, Murielle LaForest was found by police with serious injuries and she later died despite efforts to revive her. 

Rock LaForest pled guilty to murdering her in July 2015. 

~ With files from the Victoria Star.