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Russell County man sentenced to 30 years for killing wife

RUSSELL COUNTY, AL (WXTX) - A Russell County man who confessed to killing his wife in June 2010 has been sentenced.

Adrian Ezell, 38,  will serve 30 years in prison for the shooting death of his wife, Felisha Ezell.

Last month, Ezell pleaded guilty to the murder before witnesses took the stand.

Witnesses say the couple had been arguing before she was killed that evening in their Jason Drive home.  

Phenix City investigators described how Adrian told dispatchers, other police officers and even family friends that he shot Felisha and he was sorry.

Since his arrest last June, he has been serving time for murder in the Russell County Jail.

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