KY Man Sentenced for Killing Family

CADIZ, Ky. -- A western Kentucky man will spend the rest of his life in prison for the murders of four people.

Ryan Champion was formally sentenced for the 2014 killings of his parents, sister and another man in Trigg County.    

Prosecutors say it was a murder-for-hire scheme, and Champion killed the man who was hired to murder his family.  

As part of a plea agreement, Champion will serve life in prison without the possibility of parole.

Photo:  Christian County Jail


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