Murder Sentencing

Jasper County, Miss. A man in Jasper County will spend the rest of his life behind bars after being sentenced for murdering his wife.

Shannon L. Rayner was recently convicted for Sonya Rayner's death.

The murder occurred two years ago in Bay Springs at the suspect's family home.

The victim died from blunt force trauma, and the house was set on fire. However, Shannon Rayner was acquitted on the arson charge.