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Aleah Beckerle case- Suspect in false confession beating sentenced

James Edward Wilson Jr. (Source: Vanderburgh Co. Jail) James Edward Wilson Jr. (Source: Vanderburgh Co. Jail)
VANDERBURGH CO., IN (WFIE) -

One of the people accused of assaulting a man to force a confession in the Aleah Beckerle case was sentenced.

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James Wilson Junior was sentenced to 12 months in prison Thursday morning. 

He is accused of beating a homeless man to get him to confess to the kidnapping of Aleah.

Donna Robertson and Debra Wollner were also arrested.

Their trials are expected to begin next year. 

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