Guilty In Murder Of Football Coach’s Death

Guilty of intentional murder — that was the decision in the case of Jeremy WIlliams of Florence — a jury says he murdered a volunteer football coach two years ago. 27 year old Brioni Rutland coached at Deshler High in Tuscumbia — he was shot, stabbed and thrown into the river. Jeremy Williams tried to claim self defense saying the coach came to collect a gambling debt and threatened violence. Williams to be sentenced in january — could get life.