UPDATE: Judson Hoover gets max in wife’s New Albany murder

NEW ALBANY — Just over three months after Judson Hoover admitted to killing his wife, Rebecca, at their New Albany home, he was sentenced in court to 65 years — the maximum — for her murder.

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Sex offender charged in multiple New Albany break-ins

NEW ALBANY — A registered sex offender has been arrested after police say he broke into two homes near his own — one of them multiple times — and stole items including women’s and children’s undergarments.

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New Albany man shot by police charged with attempted murder

NEW ALBANY — A man injured by police gunfire during a domestic dispute in New Albany earlier this month has been charged with multiple felonies, including attempted murder, the Floyd County Prosecutor’s Office announced Friday.

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Hoover news conference

New Albany Police Chief Todd Bailey (at podium) and Floyd County Prosecutor Chris Lane at a news conference this morning after Judson Hoover, 50, was charged with the murder of his wife, Rebecca Ruth Hoover.

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