Second defendant charged in 2016 deadly home invasion in Lee Co. convicted of capital murder

Second defendant charged in 2016 deadly home invasion in Lee Co. convicted of capital murder

LEE COUNTY, Ala. (WTVM) - A man charged with committing capital murder in a 2016 home invasion in East Alabama has been convicted.

Robert Wiggins was convicted of capital murder by a Lee County jury for his involvement in the home invasion and murder of 85-year-old Curtis “Bennie” Rudd in Cusseta, Alabama.

Wiggins is the second person charged in the crime to be convicted and sentenced to life without parole.

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