Jury recommends lethal injection for convicted killer

BOAZ, AL (WBRC) - A jury has recommended 'death by lethal injection' for a convicted killer in Etowah County.

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.

Shalinda Glass, the mother of Geontae, will also be place on trial for her son's death.

The full sentencing has a tentative date of December 18th.