Life Sentence for Ashley County First-degree Murderer

ASHLEY COUNTY, AR (Ben Caxton) — A 49-year-old Ashley County, Arkansas man will be spending the rest of his life in prison after being found guilty by a jury last week of first-degree murder. Anthony Dewayne Brown got into a fight with 47-year-old Jesse Burton in Parkdale on New Year’s Eve last year. Brown poured gasoline on Burton and ignited it with a lighter, burning Burton in the face and neck. Burton later died at Chicot County Medical Center of his injuries.



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