Convicted killer to be sentenced

BOAZ, AL (WBRC) - A convicted killer learns whether he will be put to death or spend the rest of his life in prison for beating a young child to death.

Kevin Towles was found guilty of capital murder in the death of his girlfriend's son, five-year old Geontae Glass.
    
On Thursday in court, several of Towles' family members, including his mother, tearfully begged the jury to spare his life.