April 12, 2006
A little more than a year after his arrest, the man who shot a Jonesboro attorney in the face and injured a Wirth woman in another shooting has been sentenced in Craighead County.
A 12-person jury found Allen C. Evans, 61, guilty of attempted capital murder April 6 in the Western District of the Craighead County District Court in Jonesboro.
The jury sentenced Evans to 45 years in the Arkansas Department of Correction. Thirty of those years are for the attempted murder and 15 are for firearm enhancement. He wass also ordered to pay $15,000 in fines.
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