VIDEO: Mother of murder victim screams, cries out in court

Harvey Lee Jones is sentenced to two life terms in prison after he was found guilty of killing Carley Hughley and Demetrius Buckworth in Dec. 2013 (WDTN Photo/Mike Burianek).

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – The mother of Carly Hughley cried out in the courtroom during the sentencing of her daughter’s convicted killer.

Harvey Lee Jones appeared in court Monday for his sentencing phase.

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Harvey Lee Jones will spend two life sentences in prison with no chance for parole.

Moments after one of the victim’s mother gave her victim impact statement, Jones turned to his family and proclaimed his innocence — sending the order in the courtroom into a tailspin, according to a 2 NEWS photographer in the courtroom.

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The mother of 32-year-old Carly Hughley spoke about how the death of her daughter has greatly impacted their lives since the incident. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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