The youngest of the three youths charged in the heinous 2016 bludgeonings of a grandmother, her son and granddaughter was found guilty Monday of felony murder, kidnapping, first-degree burglary and two counts of felony auto theft.
Tibetan Buddhist monks with the Mystical Arts of Tibet spent a week in residency at the RiverCenter for the Performing Arts building a mandala sand painting dedicated to conflict resolution and world harmony. About 100 onlookers watched the ritual dismantling, then walked with the monks to the Chattahoochee River where the sand was poured into the water
Robin TrimarchiThe Ledger-Enquirer
Learn why Buddhist monks spent 29 hours creating a sacred sand mandala, then symbolically dismantled it and poured the sand into the Chattachoochee River
Columbus, Phenix City weather for Feb. 20 from WRBL's Bob Jeswald
Watch as defendant listens to verdict being read in Upatoi triple murder trial
Upatoi killer's attorney says his mom is devastated after hearing guilty verdict