Nov 4, 2013
Ex-prison supervisor sentenced to 30 years for inmate's beating death
A former prison supervisor received a 30-year sentence Monday and three former guards got lesser sentences for their roles in the fatal beating of an inmate or the cover-up that followed.
Nov 4, 2013
Fmr. Ventress correctional officers sentenced for inmate beating death
WSFA 12 News reporter Jennifer Oravet is in the courtroom where three former Ventress correctional officers have been sentenced to a combined 42 years in prison for the violent beating death of inmate Rocrast Mack.
Tears flow during hearing in Ala. prison beating
Tears flowed in a Montgomery courtroom Wednesday when the family of an Alabama inmate who was beaten to death told stories about the victim during a sentencing hearing for four former prison employees who participated in the beating or helped cover it up.
Judge delays sentencing in Alabama inmate death
A federal judge has postponed the sentencing of 4 former Alabama prison employees connected to the beating death of an inmate.
Florence man arrested in connection with 2010 robbery after being released from prison
After being released for an unrelated from the Ventress Correctional Facility in Clayton, Ronald Eugene Pollard, 52, was taken into custody by Athens police and charged with one count of first-degree robbery.