Singleton sentenced to 75 years

Bobby Jack Singleton has been sentenced to 75 years in prison for his role in the July 2008 robbery of Jimmy Lee Dean. The sentence means Singleton will serve a minimum of 37 1/2 years before he is eligible for parole. Singleton is 30 years old. I’ll have a full report on Singleton’s trial in Friday’s Voice.

UPDATE: To read a full story about the trial, go here.

—  John Wright