TWIN FALLS, Idaho (AP) – A Buhl man has pleaded guilty to beating a Twin Falls murder suspect in the Twin Falls County Jail.
The Times-News reports (http://bit.ly/2iEdz5Q ) that 30-year-old James Russell Hunt-Pyeatt on Tuesday guilty to a felony count of aggravated battery for the Sep. 5 beating of 45-year-old Glenn Joseph Tures. Hunt-Pyeatt is the second of two suspects to admit to the beating.
As part of the plea agreement, Hunt-Pyeatt agreed to spend between three and 13 years in prison for the attack.
Authorities say 41-year-old Tures sustained fractures to his face and back in the attack.
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Police say that Tures on Aug. 24 entered the Twin Falls Police Department and on his own volition confessed to the strangling death of 20-year-old Anessia Shaye Winterholer of Twin Falls.