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Police Officer's Wife Gets 15 Years for Killing Him

Posted November 20, 1996 12:00 a.m. EST

— A Cumberland County woman will spend 15 years in jail for the shooting death of her husband, a Hope Mills police officer. Barbara Yeazel was convicted of second-degree murder.

Ron Yeazel was killed in 1994.

Barbara Yeazel says she will file an appeal.