August 14, 2013

Marty Roe found guilty of murder in Lexington dermatologist's death

A Fayette Circuit Court jury on Wednesday found Marty Roe guilty of murder in the 2011 shooting death of Lexington dermatologist Dr. Martha Post. The jury also found Roe guilty of tampering with evidence and harassing communications. The jury recommended that Roe, 67, serve a life sentence in prison on the murder charge, and five years in prison on the tampering charge. The earliest he would be eligible for parole is in 20 years. Sentencing is scheduled for Oct. 17.

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