Natasha Ellis, who was 15 at the time of the attack, was given a sentence by Judge Douglas Rastatter in Clark County Common Pleas Court. She pleaded guilty to murder and attempted murder on June 11.
Ellis was accused of carrying out an attack on her friend’s family members on May 23, 2019, at a home on North Church Street in New Carlisle. The friend’s mother, Lee A. Moore, 36, died in the attack. The younger girl’s father and then 17-year-old brother also were hurt, but survived.