Government & Courts

Alexis Murphy's parents Laura Murphy and Troy Brown stood outside the courthouse after the jury recommended two life sentences. Photo: Lisa Provence

Day 6: Randy Taylor guilty in murder of Alexis Murphy

In little more than six hours, a Nelson County jury found Randy Allen Taylor guilty of abduction with intent to defile and first-degree murder in the commission of an abduction for the death of 17-year-old Alexis Murphy, who disappeared August 3 and whose body has not been found. A grim-looking jury that avoided looking at […]