Long road to justice


By ANGELA M. CASTELUCCI / Staff writer

Less than 48 hours after receiving a life sentence for first degree murder, Lloyd Phelps was in prison.

The Florida Department of Corrections gave the 59-year-old Perry man the standard welcome all inmates receive—a haircut, a shave and a new set of prison blues.

PHOTO: “Patricia Knight was never simply ‘the victim.’ She was always ‘Patricia’ to us. She and her family were always in the forefront of our minds during the investigation,” officers said.

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