PRENTISS, Miss. (AP) - Authorities say an 80-year-old man has
been sentenced to 20 years for allegedly killing a neighbor whom he
accused stealing his false teeth.
Jefferson Davis County District Attorney Hal Kittrell said Louis
Odum Jr. was convicted of manslaughter and sentenced Friday in the
fatal shooting of 37-year-old Bobby Brewer.
Kittrell said Odum shot and killed Bobby Brewer on April 8,
2007, after confronting Brewer about his missing teeth. Odum and
Brewer reportedly were friends and neighbors in the Mount Zion
community and had spent much of the day together before the