Ft. Pierce man sentenced to 25 years for attacking Vietnam vet

Posted by Paige Bresky - email

FORT PIERCE, FL (WFLX) - A man, accused of brutally beating a Vietnam veteran, is sentenced to 25 years in prison.

Twenty-four-year-old Brandon Current attacked 66-year-old Leonard McGuire in Port St. Lucie in July.

Current reportedly stole McGuire's cell phone and $13 and left him for dead.

The attack left McGuire in a coma.

Police tracked down Current by a bloody fingerprint left oh his wallet.

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