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Clayton inmate gets life
sentence for fight over candy

Atlanta Journal-Constitution, by Michelle E. Shaw

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Posted By:snakeoil, 5/24/2014 12:24:34 PM

A Clayton County jail inmate received a life sentence Friday in the 2012 murder of his cellmate during a fight over a Reese’s peanut butter candy. This afternoon, William Alexander Brooks pleaded guilty to murdering, Kenneth Robert Grochowski over the candy, according to Channel 2 Action News. He was given life with the possiblity of parole. Brooks, who drowned Grochowski in the cell’s toilet, was originally arrested in August 2012, on theft charges. The incident between cellmates happened August 14 or 15, according to police. Grochowski, 57, was found unresponsive around midnight following roll call.
Source corrected by Staff

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What an awful way to go. Hope the vending machine in his future clink only has stale Brussels sprouts.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Topic Thunder, 5/24/2014 12:40:55 PM     (No. 9860513)

Haven´t we all felt this way at times?
What would you do for a Klondike Bar?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: harper, 5/24/2014 1:40:22 PM     (No. 9860571)

I just hope Holder can get his voting rights back for him. /s

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Reply 3 - Posted by: PChristopher, 5/24/2014 1:43:03 PM     (No. 9860575)

I´d love to say I care, but....

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Reply 4 - Posted by: lazyman, 5/24/2014 1:53:19 PM     (No. 9860589)

They are good!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: preciosodrogas, 5/24/2014 4:18:57 PM     (No. 9860672)

Right idea wrong candy, the Twinkie Defense.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Globalwarmer, 5/24/2014 5:16:20 PM     (No. 9860702)

I´d say death by Reeses Peanut Butter Cups. Fill his cell with them and give him nothing else.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: CyberC, 5/25/2014 5:55:53 AM     (No. 9861012)



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Reply 8 - Posted by: CyberC, 5/25/2014 5:59:16 AM     (No. 9861014)

We see more and more of these incorrect headlines. He didn´t get life for a candy bar fight, he got it for KILLING someone.

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