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Death row inmate receives second death sentence

Death row inmate receives second death sentence

An inmate already convicted of two prior murders was sentenced to death Nov. 15 in a third killing committed at Santa Rosa Correctional Institution in Milton. According to a State Attorney’s office press release, Rocky Ali Beamon, 41, was sentenced to death by First Judicial Circuit Judge Darlene Dickey in the courthouse in Pensacola.

Inmate pleads guilty to killing cellmate

Inmate pleads guilty to killing cellmate

Bill Eddins, State Attorney for the First Judicial Circuit of Florida, announced that Friday, Aug. 16, Rocky Ali Beamon entered a guilty plea to First Degree Premeditated Murder for the Jan. 22, 2017, murder of Nicholas Anderson. Beamon and Anderson were both inmates at Santa Rosa Correctional Institution and shared a cell.   Read the […]