75°
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
3 Day Outlook
Fri
94°
75°
20%
Sat
94°
75°
10%
Sun
89°
75°
50%

Latest Weather Blog

Follow our weather team on social media

Ex-officer's re-sentencing delayed to July 29

1 year ago June 11, 2014 Jun 11, 2014 Wednesday, June 11 2014 Wednesday, June 11, 2014 2:51:13 AM CDT in News
Source: Associated Press

NEW ORLEANS - The re-sentencing date has been pushed back to late July for a former New Orleans police officer.

Gregory McRae is serving a 17-year federal sentence imposed in 2010 on charges connected to the burning of Henry Glover's body. Glover had been shot by another officer days after Hurricane Katrina hit in 2005.

An appeals court overturned one of the four counts on which McRae was convicted and ordered re-sentencing.

McRae had been set for re-sentencing on July 7. However, an order Tuesday from U.S. District Judge Lance Africk said a new date was needed to accommodate attorneys' scheduling conflicts. The new sentencing date is July 29.

More News

comments powered by Disqus

Desktop News

Click to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Radar
7 Days