Family who let 18-year-old rot to death sentenced to prison

The people who let a boy with disabilities rot and die are going to prison.

LUDLOW, Ky. (WKRC) - The people who let a boy with disabilities rot and die are going to prison.

A judge gave Jamie Bishop eight years and Sharon and Raymond Martin seven and a half years.

They pleaded guilty earlier this year to manslaughter in the death of Joey Bishop.

The 18-year-old suffered from Muscular Dystrophy.

His mother and grandparents admitted to letting him waste away in his bed in Ludlow, Kentucy.

He developed sores that eventually killed him.

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