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Man gets life in prison without parole in Ind. woman's murder

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Charles Stephenson (Source: Boone County Sheriff's Office) Charles Stephenson (Source: Boone County Sheriff's Office)
LAWRENCEBURG, IN (FOX19) -

An Indiana judge upheld a jury's recommendation and sentenced a man to life in prison without parole for the murder of an Indiana woman.

Charles Stephenson learned his fate in a Dearborn County courtroom on Tuesday morning. He beat Leigh Jennings, 67, to death with a skillet and pepper grinder.

Stephenson was convicted in May of this year. The jury recommended life in prison without parole.

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