Monday, September 26, 2011

Life Sentence Recommended For Perry County Man

  • {Kentucky}...Lester Keith Hurt was arrested in October 2010 and charged with killing Julius Williams. Police say Hurt ran over Williams with his pickup on an abandoned strip mine near Vicco. A Perry County jury took less than an hour to find Hurt guilty of wanton murder, three counts of wanton endangerment and two misdemeanors. Hurt will be sentenced November 3rd. The jury recommended a life sentence on the wanton murder charge.