Sunday, July 31, 2011

Breathitt County Man Sentenced On Manslaughter

  • {Kentucky}...Ira Hall III, of Jackson, in Breathitt County, has been sentenced to eight years in prison after being convicted in a drunk driving accident in the Krypton community of Perry County in October 2010 that resulted in the death of his 12 year old son, Ira Hall IV. Hall, who was originally charged with murder, entered an Alford plea to one count of second-degree manslaughter, a class C felony, as well as two counts of first-degree wanton endangerment, one count of tampering with physical evidence and several traffic offenses.