Thursday, April 26, 2012

Jury Convicts Floyd County Man

{Prestonsburg, Kentucky}...After several hours of deliberation, Thursday afternoon, a jury in Floyd County convicted 47 year old Berry Hall of murder with mental illness in the shooting deaths of his niece and her husband. Police and prosecutors say Hall had an ongoing dispute with Lisa Tackett and her husband Alan which came to a head in March 2008, when prosecutors say Hall used a rifle to shoot and kill the Tackett's from the upstairs window of his home on Sunflower Lane. Hall will be sentenced Friday morning.