Cario Man Sentenced in 2015 Murder

Cairo – A Cairo man is set to spend the next 26-years in prison after pleading guilty to a 2015 murder. According to court records, Christopher Simpkins pleaded guilty to the murder of Gloria Wiggins in February of last year. Simpkins was found dead at a home on Elmwood Street in Cairo. Simpkins, her boyfriend at the time, was arrested on evidence of Wiggins having been beaten. Simpkins faced up to 30-years.