PEARL RIVER COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - Sentencing has been set for a Pearl River County woman who pleaded guilty to the second degree murder of her boyfriend. Alina Lamey, 41, will be sentenced on Aug. 12, for the death of 33-year-old Nickoles Ray Sullivan.
Investigators say Sullivan was found shot in the back at Lamey's home on Burgetown Road in Carriere on Jan. 19, 2013.
Pearl River District Attorney Hal Kittrell said Lamey pleaded guilty to the crime last month. Kittrell says sentencing for second degree murder ranges from 20 to 40 years.