Slight risk today for severe thunderstorm to develop where primary threats are hail up to golf ball size and winds up to 70mph. Time frame for these storms to possible pop up look to be around 4-5pm and will continue through the night.
GRAYSON COUNTY, TX -- A Sherman man convicted of child sex crimes over ten years ago, was sentenced to life in prison this week for another sex crime.
37-year-old, Kenneth Ray Purtell, Jr. pled guilty and was sentenced for aggravated sexual assault of a child on Wednesday.
Authorities say In March, an eight-year-old relative of Purtell told her councilor that he had been abusing her.
They say he was a registered sex offender from a similar crime in 1994 in Tarrant County.
He will be eligible for parole in 30 years.