William Panas Sr.

(William Panas Sr., left, and Lauren Panas, father and sister of the victim, speak with an unidentified colleague, right, following the sentencing of Frank Tepper.  Credit: John McDevitt)

Emotions Run High As Philadelphia Cop Gets Life Sentence For Murdering Neighbor

Frank Tepper’s arms were folded in front of him as the sister, mother, and then father of 21-year-old victim William Panas Jr. each took the stand to read impact statements, expressing their great loss.