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Musall sentenced to 165 years

Thursday, August 9, 2012 ~ Updated 11:57 AM

Jeremy Musall
ROCKVILLE -- A Cloverdale man convicted of six felonies relating to an Aug. 2011 murder will spend the rest of his life in jail.

Parke Circuit Court Judge Samuel Swaim sentenced Jeremy L. Musall, 27, Cloverdale, to 165 years in prison for the murder of Joseph Snow.

Additional charges related to burglary, the rape of Snow's girlfriend and subsequent kidnapping of the couple's daughter.

Story will be updated.

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It'd be cheaper to put a bullet in him...

-- Posted by Hungry&Fat on Thu, Aug 9, 2012, at 1:39 PM

Not a harsh enough punishment.

-- Posted by just1me on Thu, Aug 9, 2012, at 2:40 PM

I agree not harsh enough and a bullet may b cheaper but want him to suffer like joe did. My 3yr old tells me multiple times a day how he misses daddy so much and wishes he was here and with us. I hurt for his child as well. Because of that night these innocent kids hav to be without their loved ones and it makes me sick. I cry every time he looks at me and wants to watch daddy on youtube.

-- Posted by DSnow on Thu, Aug 9, 2012, at 3:54 PM

I do not think this punishment is good enough either. It is not fair that he gets to live, and see his child, and family, when Joe's family and kids can't. Why do we as tax payers need to continue to pay for such trash?

-- Posted by crazyme on Thu, Aug 9, 2012, at 4:32 PM

Let's repeat this sentence when Wittig gets to his final court appearance......

-- Posted by kubotafan on Thu, Aug 9, 2012, at 6:35 PM

For those criminals who have no respect for the lives of their victims, why should we respect the criminal's life? I truly believe some people deserve nothing less than the death penalty, and THIS would be one of those cases.

-- Posted by kmr46112 on Fri, Aug 10, 2012, at 7:15 AM

Be thankful the trial wasn't Putnam County. Been waiting over 2yrs. to see my son's murderer go to trial. I guess when the prosecutor has ties to the murderers family if you wait long enough all the witnesses will disappear and enough palms will get some grease that it will all go away. IS THERE JUSTICE????

-- Posted by rville@2 on Fri, Aug 10, 2012, at 10:30 AM

This to me is just sick way of way of punishment....He needs to know the feeling of "im going to die" like he did to Joe. But it would be to easy to give him the needle. It seem not fair for the time in prison. But we all know that in prison there is a bigger badder bubba that has been locked up for a long time. And all the violence jeremy has done he won't be able to handle it when he comes across the wrong one in prison. Im sure that he deserved alot longer and alot worse but in the end he will get it. His judgement in the end will be what matters most. I just hope and pray for Joes family to find comfort and for the victims of this to overcome this and be able to live on. What a tragic time they are have to be going through!

-- Posted by gc12345 on Fri, Aug 10, 2012, at 5:14 PM

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