Wife sentenced for husband's murder

By Alex Davis | adavis@wcia.com

Published 04/02 2014 01:37PM

Updated 06/25 2014 05:14PM

Update: 4:24 pm, 6/25/14, Wednesday
SANGAMON COUNTY -- Wednesday a Springfield woman was sentenced to 78-years in prison. 24-year old Juatasha Denton-McCaster was found guilty of murdering her husband. Police say she then cut off his head, arms and feet in 2012. His body parts were found in a field several days later.
Original: 1:37 pm, 4/2/14, Wednesday
SPRINGFIELD -- 24-year old Juatasha Denton-McCaster was found guilty of murder. Authorities say she killed and cut up her husband, Norman Raymel McCaster, in October 2012, removing his head, arms and feet.

Investigators found his body in a field days later. Denton-McCaster faces at least 90 years in prison when she's sentenced June 25.    

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