Todd Kohlhepp pleads guilty to 7 killings in exchange for life sentences 05/26/2017 9:19 am PDT Comments WLOS via WLOS: SPARTANBURG COUNTY, S.C. -- (WLOS) -- Convicted serial killer Todd Kohlhepp has accepted a plea deal that will send him to prison for life without parole. Kohlhepp pleaded guilty to seven counts of murder in exchange for seven consecutive life sentences. He has agreed not to appeal. Kohlhepp's plea deal means there will not be a trial. He faced a total of 14 charges, including murder and kidnapping. He could also face 30 extra years for criminal sexual conduct, and 30 extra years for kidnapping. CWD: CHAINED-UP WOMAN LEADS TO DISCOVERY OF BODIES, ARREST IN MURDERS Prosecutors could have sought the death penalty against Kohlhepp, who was arrested in November after investigators rescued a woman chained inside a container on his property for more than two months. Kohelphepp has admitted to killing seven people over nearly 13 years in South Carolina, while running a successful real estate business. FULL STORY: Todd Kohlhepp pleads guilty to 7 killings in exchange for life sentences - WLOS CWD: COLD CASE: 4 MURDERED MID-DAY IN SOUTH CAROLINA MOTORSPORTS SHOP #Murder #Plea #SerialKiller #SouthCarolina #WLOS Related Stories Woman spent 2 months chained inside metal container, reports say Missing husband, wife found buried on Kohlhepp property Sheriff: Todd Kohlhepp confesses to 'Superbike' murders Cold case: 4 murdered mid-day in South Carolina motorsports shop Chained-up woman leads to bodies, arrest in cold-case murders Woman found chained on suspected serial killer's farm recounts ordeal Body found on property where woman was chained in container Indictments have details on alleged S.C. serial killer's case Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.