Salisbury Teen Sentenced for Armed Robbery

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A 19 year old Salisbury man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for armed robbery and a firearms offense.  A Wicomico County Circuit Court Judge has sentenced Courtlen Coston on Friday – Coston entered an Alford plea in March.  Sentencing has been postponed to allow for a pre-sentence investigation.  Coston and two others attempted a home invasion at a Salisbury home a year ago.  Co-defendant Ryan Holden shot and killed the homeowner – Holden was convicted last month of 1st degree murder.