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01/10/05 - Polk County

Elderly Man Gets Two Life Sentences

An elderly man accused of killing his entire family will spend the rest of his life in prison.

Seventy-five year-old Floyd Thompson plead guilty to two counts of capital murder.  A judge sentenced Thompson to two life sentences for those deaths. He's accused of setting a home on fire near Livingston last summer, after killing his wife, his daughter, his son-in-law and his grandson.

Thompson hadn't been indicted on the other two killings.

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