McDowell given 65 years in prison for murdering girlfriend
Submitted by WIKY News on Wed, 10/16/2013 - 2:42pm
A man convicted of beating his girlfriend to death is given the maximum sentence for a single murder conviction in Indiana - 65 years in prison. Judge Robert Pigman handed to the sentence to Racxon Cruze McDowell. The Vanderburgh County Coroner said 24-year old Rachel Lomax suffered 21 separate injuries during a severe beating in her apartment on Mount Vernon Avenue in July of 2002 after a night of drinking.