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xx Family, community gather for final tribute to Suea
« Reply #60 on: Mar 4th, 2006, 1:31pm »

By Angela M. Jones


More than 100 people came to Woodstock on Friday to say a last goodbye to a young mother allegedly killed by her estranged husband.

Sueann Ray was remembered during afternoon memorial services at First Baptist Woodstock, with family friend, the Rev. Earl Smith, offering the grieving words of comfort.

"You can go to Sueann, you can see her again, healthy, happy and more beautiful than you've ever seen her before," Smith said during the service. "Our Lord has given us that assurance, and that is something to look forward to, something to live for and to work for."


Ms. Ray, 26, was last seen Aug. 26, the day police believe her estranged husband, Quinton Ray of Jasper, killed her and buried her body. He is in jail as is his father, who police think helped him bury Ms. Ray and cover up the crime. Her body was discovered Feb. 8 in a shallow grave near Ball Ground.

Ms. Ray will be cremated and likely buried April 9, her birthday, at Floyd Creek Baptist Church cemetery in Taylorsville. Her family asks that contributions be made to the Charity Danielle Ray Education Fund at any Bank of America branch to benefit Ms. Ray's 7-year-old daughter.

Mandy Lathem-Elder, a childhood friend and softball teammate of Ms. Ray's, sang "Amazing Grace" before the Rev. Shane Russell, a minister at First Baptist Woodstock, gave a welcome and opening comments.

"I'm sure that, at this moment, the family of Sueann Ray is feeling mad, sad and glad, all at the same time," Russell said. "They are happy to know that, at last, she is healthy and whole, but at the same time, they grieve for her loss, and are filled with anger at those responsible for their loss.

"It's times like this when people of the world either get bitter, or they get better," he added. "I can't imagine what better looks like from here, but we know that it will all make sense on the other side."

After another song by Mrs. Lathem-Elder, "In the Arms of the Angel," Smith delivered a message of comfort and hope to those gathered, including Ms. Ray's father, Danny Jenkins, his friend and relative by marriage.

"I don't cry for Sueann, because she is in the arms of the Lord, happy, whole and at peace," Smith said. "I cry for Danny Jenkins, as a father and a grandfather, for what he has been through, and what he is going through.


"I wish that I could take away this family's pain, but I can't. If I could, I would also have to take away your love for Sueann," he added. "The only way the pain will ever leave you is if you stop loving her, and I know you can't do that."

Jenkins delivered a brief eulogy for his daughter, accompanied by her sister Sandy Chasm. He began by thanking everyone from the community who helped make the day possible, including the Woodstock Police Department, the GBI and private investigator John Seay, who he hired to help find Ms. Ray.

"Sueann loved the water, she just loved it," Jenkins recalled, as he tried not to cry. "She would get on a jet ski at my house and her and her sister would just torture the neighbors with those jet skis.

"Sueann started water skiing when she was about 9 and she was just all over Lake Allatoona. You couldn't pull her fast enough," he said.

The happiest day of Ms. Ray's life, Jenkins remembered, was the day her daughter, Charity was born. The saddest day of his life was when his daughter Mrs. Chasm called him with the news that Ms. Ray was missing.

"I knew right then that she was gone, that a horrible crime had been done to my daughter," Jenkins said. "I need the people of Cherokee County to help us, to make sure that the people who did this to my daughter don't get off the hook."

Mrs. Lathem-Elder closed the service by singing "Candle in the Wind," and Edward Jackson, Ms. Ray's great-uncle, offered the final prayer of the memorial service.

Several family members took pink roses from atop the casket before it was carried out of the church.

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« Reply #61 on: Mar 21st, 2006, 8:24pm »

On Friday, March 31, 2006, Quinton Ray will appear before a Pickens County judge to enter his plea against the charges he's facing.

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« Reply #62 on: Mar 31st, 2006, 2:30pm »

A Jasper man charged with murder, kidnapping and concealing the death of his estranged wife Sueann Ray will face a possible death penalty at trial, said Pickens County District Attorney Joe Hendricks Jr.

Quinton Ray, 27, was arrested Feb. 8, about an hour after his 26-year-old wife's body was found buried in rural Cherokee County near his father's home in Ball Ground. Harold Danny Ray, 54, faces charges of tampering with evidence and hindering the apprehension of a felon.

The Rays had been separated for seven months. Quinton Ray told police he last saw his wife on Aug. 26 when she came to his home to have him work on her minivan.

Hendricks said Ray will return to court for pretrial hearings on April 12.


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« Reply #63 on: Apr 7th, 2006, 07:56am »

Sueann Ray's birthday is this coming Sunday, April 9th. She would've turned 27 years old. A page has been created in her memory for this date. If you want to take a look, please click the link below:

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xx State seeks death penalty for suspected killer
« Reply #64 on: Apr 7th, 2006, 12:43pm »

State seeks death penalty for suspected killer
"Torture and depravity" alleged in killing of Sue Ann Ray
Harold Ray pleads not guilty

Quinton Walter Ray, appearing at a scheduled hearing in Pickens County Superior Court Friday, was notified that the state of Georgia will seek his death if he is found guilty of murdering his estranged wife.
The notice of the state's intent to seek the death penalty was filed Friday morning by Appalachian Judicial Circuit District Attorney Joe Hendricks, who personally handed a copy to Ray at the hearing.
Ray is receiving court-appointed legal defense, which until Friday was provided by local attorney Richard Thurman.
However, indigent defense cases in which the death penalty is sought are turned over to the Georgia Capital Defenders office, which will send its own legal team to take over Ray's case.
Ray's first appearance hearing was rescheduled for April 12.
He has been charged with murdering his estranged wife Sue Ann Ray, who was missing as of August 2005 and whose body was found in February this year.
The death penalty notice filed by Hendricks lists "statutory aggravating circumstances" justifying a punishment of death by lethal injection. The document which is on file in the Clerk of Court's office reveals new details of the state's case that had not previously been made public.
One reason given by the D.A. to seek the death penalty is that Sue Ann Ray's murder was "so outrageously or wantonly vile, horrible or inhuman in that it involved torture and depravity of mind," the notice states.
Other justifications listed for the state's desired sentence include that Ray committed another capital felony (kidnapping with bodily injury of Sue Ann Ray) in the process of the alleged murder; and that Ray is accused of murdering his wife "for himself, for the purpose of receiving money or any other thing of monetary value."
Specifically, the state claims that Ray killed his wife in order to avoid paying child support, as well as the potential loss of property due to an anticipated divorce.
Hendricks said when a suspect whose defense is court-appointed faces a possible death sentence, the state's Capital Defender's office completely takes over his case.
The case is the first one ever in Pickens County in which the death penalty has been sought.
Harold Danny Ray, father of Quinton Ray, pleaded not guilty to all counts against him Friday just before his son's appearance. He has been charged with helping to hide Sue Ann Ray's body after she was killed.

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xx For Sueann on 4-9-06
« Reply #65 on: Apr 9th, 2006, 8:34pm »

For my Sueann on what would've been her 27th birthday. I will be there on Wednesday when that person enters his plea for these charges against him. I'll be there till the end. Thinking of you always.

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« Reply #66 on: Apr 11th, 2006, 11:21pm »

Please Visit Sue Ann's Memorial on Find A Grave made by J.B.


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« Reply #67 on: Apr 13th, 2006, 08:13am »

By Angela M. Jones

Cherokee Tribune Staff Writer

The estranged husband of murdered Woodstock mom Sueann Ray on Wednesday made his first appearance in court since learning he would face the death penalty if convicted.

Quinton Ray, 27, of Jasper appeared in Pickens County Superior Court represented by a new attorney, Douglas Ramseur of the Georgia Capital Defender's Office in Atlanta. Ramseur, who has more than 10 years of experience trying capital cases, is replacing the public defender who was representing Ray.

Wearing an orange-and-white prison jumpsuit, handcuffed and shackled, Ray respectfully answered "Yes, ma'am," and "No, ma'am," when Judge Brenda Weaver asked if he was satisfied with his attorney's representation of him, and if he had any questions about the unified appeal process.


Ray was indicted Feb. 20 and charged with the murder of his estranged 26-year-old wife, Ms. Ray, who was last seen Aug. 26, when she went to his home.

She was reported missing by her family three days later and that night her Ford Windstar minivan was found abandoned in the Canton Wal-Mart Supercenter parking lot.

GBI agents discovered Ms. Ray's body Feb. 8 in a shallow grave just of Cherokee Gold Trail in northern Cherokee County shortly after 8 a.m. near the home of Ray's parents.

Ray was arrested an hour later and charged with her murder. He also faces charges of kidnapping, concealing the death of another and tampering with evidence.

Judge Weaver set Ray's arraignment for 3 p.m. Sept. 20, a compromise between the defense's request it be delayed for five to six months, and District Attorney Joe Hendricks's opinion such a delay would unnecessarily bog down the trial process.

"While we certainly want to ensure that the defendant has every opportunity to a fair trial, at the same time, we intend to proceed with the process, and take the matter to trial as soon as we are able," Judge Weaver said, after setting the arraignment date.

The judge also urged the defense to review footage from Wal-Mart's security camera, as the district attorney only can keep the machine needed to view them until the end of May. She issued an order as well that all investigating agencies involved preserve all the evidence related to the case, including the officer's' rough notes of the early investigation.


She reserved the right to rule on a motion by the defense requesting that Ray be allowed to appear at future hearings dressed in civilian clothes, and without shackles, deferring the request to Major Allen Wigington and the Pickens County Sheriff's Office.

Family and friends of Ms. Ray attended the hearing, including her father, Danny Jenkins of Augusta, who said while it may be a long trial, he is determined to see it through until the end.

"We certainly want to see all of the proper processes followed in this case, because our No. 1 goal is to find justice for Sueann, however long it takes," said Jill Bennett of Gainesville, a friend of the Jenkins family.

"Still, it's hard to sit there and see the man we believe responsible for her death, because Sueann had no one there to represent her," she added. "She was judged, tried and executed all in one night, but here he is being given so many more chances than she ever received."

Several members of the Ray family also attended the hearing, including an aunt and several cousins. They declined to comment on the proceedings.

Ray's father, Harold Danny Ray of Ball Ground, also faces charges for allegedly aiding his son in covering up the murder and burying Ms. Ray. He was arraigned last month and is out on bond

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« Reply #68 on: Apr 28th, 2006, 6:31pm »

Photos from the Victims' Rights Awareness Week held with our 9th Judicial Circuit here in GA.

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xx Accused Husband to Enter Plea
« Reply #69 on: Sep 20th, 2006, 09:17am »

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Emotions are expected to run high again today when two families, once joined by a bond of matrimony, show up in a Pickens County courtroom on opposite sides of a murder case.

Relatives of 27-year-old Quinton Ray insist he's not guilty of kidnapping and murdering his estranged wife in August of 2005.

But the family of 26-year-old Sueann Ray feel betrayed by her brutal death and want her husband to pay with his life.

After her abandoned minivan was found in a parking lot of a Woodstock Wal-Mart, they searched for her for six months until her body was found in a shallow grave in some North Cherokee County woods last February.

Police say an informant led them to the grave after her husband told them where he and his father had disposed of her body.

The murder suspect's father, 54-year-old Danny Ray, pleaded "not guilty" to a charge of concealing a body during an April arraignment hearing. He's now free on bond.

Quinton Ray's arraignment was postponed until today because Pickens County's District Attorney is seeking the death penalty.

Both families are expected to show up for today's 3 p.m. hearing in Pickens County Superior Court where the husband is expected to enter his formal plea to the murder charge.
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xx Husband charged with 2005 murder of Sueann Ray
« Reply #70 on: Sep 21st, 2006, 07:20am »

By Angela M. Jones

Cherokee Tribune Staff Writer

The estranged husband of murdered Woodstock mother Sueann Ray on Wednesday afternoon made his first appearance in court in almost six months.

Quinton Ray of Jasper was formally arraigned before Judge Brenda Weaver at the Pickens County Courthouse and charged with malice and felony murder, kidnapping, concealing the death of another and tampering with evidence. His attorney, Douglas Ramseur of the Georgia Capital Defenders office, pleaded not guilty to all charges on his behalf.

Judge Weaver denied a request from Ramseur to waive Ray's formal arraignment just before the indictment was read by Pickens County District Attorney Joe Hendricks.


Ray was arrested Feb. 8 shortly after GBI agents discovered the remains of his 26-year-old estranged wife buried in a shallow grave off Cherokee Gold Trail in northern Cherokee earlier that morning. He was indicted by a grand jury Feb. 20 on the same charges.

If convicted, Ray could face the death penalty.

Mrs. Ray's family reported her missing Aug. 29, 2005, three days after she went to Jasper to visit Ray. Her 1999 Ford Windstar was found in the parking lot of the Wal-Mart Supercenter in Canton that night.

Dressed in an orange-and-white Pickens County prison uniform, shackled and handcuffed, Ray was escorted into the courtroom by two officers and sat silently through the arraignment.

At both Ray's April 12 court appearance and Wednesday afternoon's proceedings, Ramseur objected to his client appearing in court dressed in prison clothes, shackles and handcuffs. He requested Ray be allowed to appear wearing civilian attire and without shackles and handcuffs.

"These proceedings are being covered by the media, and the images of Mr. Ray as he is attired now have a very damaging effect on my client and his case," he said.

Judge Weaver granted the request for Ray to appear in civilian clothes at all future court appearances but denied Ramseur's requests the handcuffs and shackles be removed, calling them a standard security procedure. She denied his request to delay Wednesday's arraignment so Ray could change into civilian clothes.


Ray will return to court Oct. 18 for a hearing on the option of reciprocal discovery, or sharing of evidence, and whether the defense wants to participate.

The judge asked both the state and the defense to file all motions related to the form of the indictment within the next 30 days and any other motions they already plan to file within the next 60 days, so a hearing to discuss the first of them can be held Feb. 1 or 2. She granted both sides the right to file additional motions later, as needed.

Friends and family of Mrs. Ray attended the arraignment and sat attentively during the proceedings, some crying quietly into tissues.

"We're here to support Sueann on behalf of the family, who couldn't be all be here today," said family friend Jill Bennett of Gainesville. "It's going to be a long haul for us, but we'll be here as long as it takes to find justice for her.

Several members of the Ray's family also attended the arraignment but declined to comment on the advice of his attorney.

Quinton's father, Harold "Danny" Ray, 54, of Ball Ground also was named in the indictment Feb. 20, charged with concealing the death of another, hindering the apprehension of a criminal and tampering with evidence. He allegedly helped Ray drive Mrs. Ray's minivan from Jasper to Canton.

He was released Feb. 22 on a $60,000 bond, with the conditions he waive his Fourth Amendment rights, be monitored by a GPS tracking device at all times and have no contact with the victim's family, including his 8-year-old granddaughter.

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« Reply #71 on: Oct 19th, 2006, 06:45am »

Father, son make court appearances

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A father and son accused of murdering a Woodstock mother and concealing her death in August of 2005 made separate appearances in Pickens County Superior Court on Wednesday afternoon.

Quinton Ray, and his father, Harold Danny Ray, each attended a hearing before Superior Court Judge Brenda Weaver related to motions made by their respective attorneys, Doug Ramseur of the Georgia Capital Defenders office, and Canton attorney David Cannon Sr.

Judge Weaver ordered that Quinton Ray's defense team opt into the reciprocal discovery phase of evidence sharing, but only up through the guilt or innocence portion of the trial, at the defendant's consent.


The order was the result of a compromise proposed by Ramseur to help move the proceeding along. Pickens County District Attorney Joe Hendricks Jr. agreed to the compromise, but stated his strenuous objection to the defense being allowed to entering the evidence sharing process on a partial basis.

"I understand that the defense is trying to bend over backwards to ensure that all of the defendant's rights are protected during this death penalty case," Hendricks said. "But, the victim and her family, as well as the people of the state of Georgia deserve a fair trial also, and if the defense is allowed to backtrack, after receiving evidence under the reciprocal discovery provisions, I feel that would be unfair to the victim and the people."

Judge Weaver noted the objection, and told the court it was her, "goal to do justice to both parties involved, the defendant and his family, as well as the victim's family, by trying the case once, and hopefully only once."

Ray was arrested in early February after GBI agents discovered the remains of his estranged wife, Sueann Ray of Woodstock, buried in a shallow grave just off of Cherokee Gold Trail in Northern Cherokee County. He was indicted by a grand jury on Feb. 20 and plead not guilty at his September arraignment to charges of malice and felony murder, kidnapping, concealing the death of another and tampering with evidence.

If convicted, he could face the death penalty.

Mrs. Ray was reported missing by her family on Aug. 29, 2005, when she failed to show up at her family's house in Augusta three days after she went to Jasper to visit her estranged husband. Her 1999 Ford Windstar was found in the Canton Wal-Mart Supercenter parking lot the night she was reported missing.

Ray on Wednesday made his first court appearance dressed in civilian clothes instead of his prison uniform and walked in without shackles and handcuffs. He was wearing a stun belt, which Ramseur also objected to, saying it was not typical court procedure for all defendants, and that it distracted Ray from concentrating on the court proceedings.


Judge Weaver denied a request he appear without it, saying it was a court safety procedure.

Another round of motion hearings has been scheduled for Feb. 1 and 2, but when the trial actually may start remains undecided.

Ray's father, who goes by Danny Ray, also appeared in court Wednesday for a hearing on an amendment to his bond.

Cannon told the court Ray had a very good parole record, and the monitoring system, which costs $8 per day, was a financial burden for him.

Danny Ray, 54, of Ball Ground also was named in the Feb. 20 indictment, charged with concealing the death of another, hindering the apprehension of a criminal and tampering with evidence. He is accused of helping Quinton bury Ms. Ray and drive her minivan from Jasper to Canton.

He was released from Pickens County jail on Feb. 22 on a $60,000 bond, with the conditions he waive his Fourth amendment rights, be monitored by a GPS tracking device at all times and have no contact with the victim's family, including his granddaughter - Ms. Ray's daughter.

Based on a good report from Pickens County Probation Officer William Faucett, Judge Weaver agreed to remove the GPS tracking device and to allow Danny Ray to travel outside the county for work purposes only. She added the requirements he not come within 500 to 600 feet of members of Ms. Ray's family living in Pickens County or their homes and asked Faucett to randomly spot-check with Ray's employers to ensure he was reporting for work outside the county.

Judge Weaver also ordered attorney Channing Ruskell of Woodstock to retain possession of evidence and documents collected by private investigator John Seay during his search for Ms. Ray, whose family hired him. The court had subpoenaed Seay to turn in the evidence, which he delivered to Ruskell shortly after receiving the notice.

Members of the Ray family and representatives of Ms. Ray's family were present for both hearings.

The Ray family declined to comment on the proceedings.

Ms. Ray's family members said they plan to attend the numerous hearings in the case until justice is found.

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« Reply #72 on: Apr 20th, 2007, 08:42am »

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Attorneys for the man accused of killing his estranged wife, Sueann Ray of Woodstock, are asking the court for a change of venue for the trial.

More than 60 motions, including the venue change request, filed by defense attorneys on behalf of Quinton Ray, 28, of Jasper, were heard Thursday in Pickens County Superior Court.

The district attorney's office is seeking the death penalty against Ray for the murder of his 26-year-old wife - and mother of his child - who disappeared in August 2005 and whose body was found in February 2006.


Doug Ramseur of the Office of the Georgia Capital Defender, who is representing Ray, said media attention paid to the case could have an effect on the potential jury pool.

"There has been a great deal of pre-trial publicity about this case, both locally and nationally," he said.

Pickens County District Attorney Joe Hendricks said the attention to the case has subsided in the past few months.

"There has not been a lot of publicity in a long time," he said. "There was an intense period, but that has abated."

If the venue were changed, Hendricks suggested relocating to another county in the Appalachian Judicial District, which also includes Fannin and Gilmer counties. Ramseur suggested another county with similar demographics.

Pickens County Superior Court Judge Brenda Weaver withheld her ruling, saying she was not yet ready to make a decision.

Ramseur also challenged Hendricks' pursuit of the death penalty, but the motion was denied.


During the hearing, the defense opted into the discovery phase of the trial and requested access to all information the state has gathered for the case.

"If it is in our file, it will be available to them," Hendricks said.

Judge Weaver requested Hendricks send a letter to all agencies that worked on the case to make sure they submit their notes and reports to his office for the file.

Ms. Ray was reported missing by her family in August 2005, a few days after she visited Ray's home in Jasper. Her minivan was found abandoned in the Wal-Mart Supercenter parking lot in Canton on Aug. 29, hours after she was reported missing.

GBI agents discovered Mrs. Ray's body in February last year in a shallow in northern Cherokee County, near the home of Ray's parents. An hour after her body was found, Ray was arrested and charged with her murder.

He was indicted by a grand jury last year and pled not guilty to charges of malice and felony murder, kidnapping, concealing the death of another and tampering with evidence.

Ray's father, Harold Danny Ray, 54, of Ball Ground also has been charged in the case with concealing the death of another, hindering the apprehension of a criminal and tampering with evidence. He is accused of helping Quinton bury Ms. Ray and drive her minivan from Jasper to Canton.

Ms. Ray's family has set up a MySpace page in her memory at www.myspace.com/justiceforsueann. The site will allow friends to share stories about Sueann and will carry updates concerning court dates.

"It is kind of like a memorial. It will be just like they are talking to Sueann," said Sandy Chasm, Sueann's sister.

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« Reply #73 on: May 23rd, 2007, 05:18am »



Pickens Man Details Wife's Murder
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A Pickens County man described how he methodically planned his wife's murder for six months. That evidence was revealed Tuesday in court when Quinton Ray pled guilty to murder and kidnapping.

Ray was sentenced to two consecutive life terms in a Jasper court room. He admitted strangling his wife Sue Ann Ray in August of 2005. She was missing for six months until her body was found in a shallow grave in a wooded area of northern Cherokee County.

In court, Pickens County District Attorney Joe Hendricks read a transcript from an audio-taped conversation ray had with a confidential informant. In that conversation, Ray detailed a six month plan to kill his wife. He also talked about how he worked out for five months so that he would be strong enough to carry her body into the woods.

The plea avoids a trial. If he had gone to trial, prosecutors would have sought the death penalty. District Attorney Hendricks said after the plea and sentencing "It was not a situation where he was upset about his wife's infidelity and lost it, he had clearly been planning this for a period of time."

Sue Ann Ray's sister Sandy Chasm said "It's kind of hard to hear him just laughing and cutting up about what he did to my sister." Ray told the informant that it took him 90-seconds to kill Sue Ann. He said he told her "You can fight, but it won't do no good." He then placed his arm around her neck and pulled every time she let out a breath.

Ray told the informant he dug the grave five months before he murdered his wife. He said he had no regrets and no conscience. When the informant asked him if he felt guilty, Ray responded "I wouldn't have spent six months planning if I was gonna feel guilty about it."

Ray's attorney Douglas Ramseur said "Those statement were made while he was intoxicated, while he was under the influence of alcohol." Ramseur said his client is remorseful. Sandy Chasm said "He planned it for six months; he worked out for five months so he could carry her body, thatís not someone who cares."

Quinton Ray will be eligible for parole in twenty-years. He will be 48-years old. Sue Ann Ray's family said they will do everything possible to make sure he doesn't get it. Sandy Chasm said she will start a letter-writing campaign to the parole board this week.

Quinton Ray's father Daniel Ray also entered a plea in court Tuesday. He was charged with hindering the apprehension of a suspect. Daniel Ray was sentenced to five years probation. Investigators said he helped his son dump his wife's car in a Woodstock shopping center to divert police.

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