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Man sentenced for two Springfield Township carjackings in one-hour span

AKRON, Ohio — A man who was high on bath salts when he carjacked two different men within one hour will spend the next eight years in prison.

Cory Booker, 27, of Akron previously pleaded guilty to two counts of robbery, and one count each of kidnapping and grand theft. Summit County Common Pleas Judge Todd McKenney handed down the sentence on Tuesday. Prosecutors asked for a 10-year sentence.

Booker confessed to detectives and cooperated with their investigation. He apologized during the hearing.

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