Kentucky man sentenced for deadly Indiana shooting

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Associated Press

Posted on June 10, 2014 at 3:10 PM

JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A Kentucky man convicted of a deadly shooting at southern Indiana apartment complex has been sentenced to 50 years in prison.

Many people wept inside a Clark County courtroom as the mother of 25-year-old shooting victim Paris Hamilton testified during Monday's sentencing hearing. The News and Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/1o9ixZA ) Vanessa Goodloe told 29-year-old Antonio Walker of Louisville that she will pray for him but hopes he thinks about her son and two granddaughters during his prison time.

A jury in April convicted Walker of murder for shooting Hamilton during a November 2012 fight at a Jeffersonville apartment complex.

Walker apologized in court for the shooting, saying he didn't intent to kill anyone.

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Information from: News and Tribune, Jeffersonville, Ind., http://www.newsandtribune.com

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