Ohio YouTube Confessor Sentenced To 6.5 Years

Matthew Cordle, the Ohio man behind the viral YouTube DUI confession video, was sentenced to 6.5 years in prison on Wednesday.

Cordle, 22, killed a 61-year-old Ohio man in a head-on crash after a night of heavy drinking.

During the sentencing hearing, Cordle read a statement to the court: “The true punishment is simply living. Living with the knowledge I took a man’s life.”

Columbus Dispatch