Martin Hughes sentenced for 2008 double murder

Martin Hughes
Martin Hughes

Posted By Charles Gazaway - email

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A Louisville man is sentenced for a gruesome double murder.

21-year-old Martin Hughes admitted to killing his stepmother, 39-year old Laura Hughes, and his half-sister, 12-year old Tessa, in February 2008.

Hughes' guilty plea also includes two counts of abuse of a corpse. He was sentenced to life in prison with the possibility of parole.

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