Mich. judge to killer: 'I hope you die in prison' - FOX 13 News

Mich. judge to killer: 'I hope you die in prison'

Posted: Updated:
Jackson County Circuit Judge John McBain Jackson County Circuit Judge John McBain
Camia Gamet, 31 Camia Gamet, 31
JACKSON, Mich. (WJBK) -- A Michigan judge didn't hold back his feelings towards a defiant convicted killer in his courtroom.

Camia Gamet, 31, received a life sentence Wednesday for the brutal murder of her boyfriend Marcel Hill two years ago. Judge John McBain said it was 'one of the worst cold-blooded murders he's ever seen.'

During the sentencing, Hill's family member spoke and Gamet could be seen rolling her eyes and snickering. At one point, Gamet interrupted Hill's aunt saying, 'Is that it?"

At that point, McBain had enough. "You're going to shut your mouth or I'm going to have some duct tape put on it. "You were relentless. You stabbed. You stabbed. You stabbed. You stabbed. You stabbed until he was dead," he said.

In March, a jury convicted Gamet of the murder. Prosecutors said she stabbed Hill 11 times. "She used a fillet knife to gut him like a fish," said McBain.

"I hope you die in prison. If this was a death penalty state, you'd be getting the chair."

Gamet's defense plans to appeal the sentence. They say she acted in self defense.

Copyright 2014 by myFOXDetroit.com. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
  • Local NewsLocal NewsMore>>

  • Vandals trash historic Detroit cemetery

    Vandals trash historic Detroit cemetery

    Friday, July 25 2014 6:41 PM EDT2014-07-25 22:41:13 GMT
    Police are looking for suspects after vandals disturb the peace at a historic Detroit cemetery. Someone broke into a mausoleum and made a mess with spray paint and ashes.
    Police are looking for suspects after vandals disturb the peace at a historic Detroit cemetery. Someone broke into a mausoleum and made a mess with spray paint and ashes.
  • Dozens arrested with gang ties in southwest Detroit

    Dozens arrested with gang ties in southwest Detroit

    Friday, July 25 2014 6:23 PM EDT2014-07-25 22:23:34 GMT
    Right now, nearly three dozen violent criminals are off the streets. The U.S. Attorney says they have ties to the Latin Counts gang in southwest Detroit. Their arrests are part of a joint effort called Detroit One.
    Right now, nearly three dozen violent criminals are off the streets. The U.S. Attorney says they have ties to the Latin Counts gang in southwest Detroit. Their arrests are part of a joint effort called Detroit One.
  • Armada teen, April Millsap, killed while out walking the dog

    Armada teen, April Millsap, killed while out walking the dog

    Friday, July 25 2014 6:06 PM EDT2014-07-25 22:06:19 GMT
    Police say the body of 14-year-old girl, April Millsap, has been found in a wooded area near a recreational trail in the Macomb County village of Armada. Police say her death has been ruled a homicide.
    Police say the body of 14-year-old girl, April Millsap, has been found in a wooded area near a recreational trail in the Macomb County village of Armada. Police say her death has been ruled a homicide.
  • Download the FOX 2 Apps


  • FOX 2 News Five-Day Forecast
  • What's HotMore>>

  • New hearing aid technology syncs with your iPhone

    New hearing aid technology syncs with your iPhone

    Friday, July 25 2014 5:43 PM EDT2014-07-25 21:43:09 GMT
    Ten percent of Americans have some hearing loss but most of the people who could get help from a hearing aid won't wear because they are embarrassed. But now, new technology may change the way we feel about hearing.
    Ten percent of Americans have some hearing loss but most of the people who could get help from a hearing aid won't wear because they are embarrassed. But now, new technology may change the way we feel about hearing.
  • On Your Side: Samsung cell phone fire

    On Your Side: Samsung cell phone fire

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:31 PM EDT2014-07-25 02:31:18 GMT
    A 13-year-old North Texas girl was awoken in the night by a smoldering cell phone on the other side of her pillow, but the cell phone manufacturer says she did something they warn users about.
    A 13-year-old North Texas girl was awoken in the night by a smoldering cell phone on the other side of her pillow, but the cell phone manufacturer says she did something they warn users about.
  • Plano dad’s invention fills and ties water balloons in seconds

    Plano dad’s invention fills and ties water balloons in seconds

    Thursday, July 24 2014 4:16 PM EDT2014-07-24 20:16:28 GMT
    One creative dad has come up with a quick and easy solution for a North Texas summer staple – the water balloon fight.
    One creative dad has come up with a quick and easy solution for a North Texas summer staple – the water balloon fight.
Powered by WorldNow

FOX 13 / WTVT-TV
3213 West Kennedy Blvd.
Tampa, Florida 33609
Main: (813) 876-1313
Newsroom: (813) 870-9630
Fax: (813) 871-3135

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Ad Choices