Preston Oates turns to look at a prospective juror during jury selection for his trial June 16, 2014, at the Beaufort County Courthouse. Oates is charged with murder in the shooting death of Carlos Olivera on Christmas Eve 2010 in Bluffton.
Preston Oates turns to look at a prospective juror during jury selection for his trial June 16, 2014, at the Beaufort County Courthouse. Oates is charged with murder in the shooting death of Carlos Olivera on Christmas Eve 2010 in Bluffton. Staff photo
Preston Oates turns to look at a prospective juror during jury selection for his trial June 16, 2014, at the Beaufort County Courthouse. Oates is charged with murder in the shooting death of Carlos Olivera on Christmas Eve 2010 in Bluffton. Staff photo

Oates convicted of voluntary manslaughter, sentenced to 26 years

June 19, 2014 12:20 PM

UPDATED June 24, 2014 11:43 AM

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