Trio indicted on lesser charges in Athens murder

Trio indicted on lesser charges in Athens murder

ATHENS, AL (WAFF) - A Limestone County grand jury has returned indictments against the three suspects in a July homicide case.

Terry Amerson, Kandes Lambert and Marty Stafford were originally charged with capital murder in the shooting death of Brenton Gatlin. A grand jury has indicted them on lesser murder charges and robbery.

Gatlin was found with a gunshot wound to the head at Lambert's home in Athens on July 25. He was pronounced dead at the hospital.

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