Folsom Man Gets Life in Prison
Killed Another Man with a Hammer
COVINGTON, La. (AP) - A Folsom area man who killed a 35-year-old man with a hammer a few weeks before Hurricane Katrina has been sentenced to life in prison for second-degree murder.
Forty-two-year-old Edward "Eddie" McCray was found guilty on Aug. 14 of killing Mallery "Mal" McGee, striking him four times in the head with a metal hammer, cracking his skull and leaving a trailer full of blood in his wake.
McCrawy was sentenced Monday by state Judge Reginald Badeaux.