Man Who Committed Armed Robbery in Newnan is Jailed for 282 Years

by Michael West
Armed robbery that crosses state lines is prosecuted at a federal level and habitually carries a very severe sentence. In August, a man from Alabama who was convicted of 10 armed robberies, including one in Newnan was sentenced to life in a federal prison. Tariq Khalil Jones was sentenced to life plus 282 years in prison, reported the Newnan Times-Herald.Read the full article