It was judgment day Wednesday in the courtroom of Jackson County Circuit Court Judge John McBain. 31 year old Camia Gamet was sentenced to life in prison without parole in the stabbing death of 38 year old Marcel Hill, McBain said 'you stabbed and you stabbed and you stabbed until he was dead'' I hope you die in prison'. McBain sentenced 31 year old Amanda Redman who passed out on her 27 day old daughter killing her in a state of drunkenness , 2 to 5 years in prison for involuntary manslaughter, Redman who has been a frequent client of social services has lost custody of six other children. McBain said she was ''the poster child for an unfit parent'.
Then there was 47 year old John Beck, he plead guilty to robbing the First Merit Bank on E. Michigan Ave. back in October. McBain sent him to prison for 11 to 20, years Beck had a history of bank robberies in Pennsylvania. Beck's girlfriend 40 year old Sandee Owsley, who drove him to the bank got a year in jail and five years probation. Busy day for Judge McBain.