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Vernon man sentenced in 2020 elder abuse case

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter Kyle Hamrick A Vernon man convicted of felony elder abuse was sentenced to serve 15 years in prison on Tuesday, June 7. Terrance Rashaun Moore, age 30, was…

Man sentenced in 2018 fatal Walker County shooting

A Walker County man was sentenced to life in prison last week in a 2018 fatal shooting that happened in Sumiton. Deaster Gardner was charged with murder for the fatal shooting of Jamie Kernop on Oct. 16, 2018, and with…

Ex-corrections officer gets 9 years for inmate assault

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - A former Alabama Department of Corrections lieutenant has been sentenced to nine years in jail for failing to stop an officer from assaulting two inmates. The U.S. Department of Justice, in a news release Friday, said…