Strawn rancher sentenced

The trial of Will Copeland began Tuesday in 29th District Court in Palo Pinto. Friday, Jan. 8, Will Copeland was found guilty of criminally negligent homicide in the death of Kevin Parsons at the Mule Lip Bar in Mingus Dec. 5, 2008. Judge Jerry Ray sentenced him to two years in prison with no appeal or probation, and a $4,000 fine.