Andy Dixon says little about the kidnap-for-ransom conviction that put him in prison for most of his adult life.
“It wasn’t pretty,” the 60-year-old says softly with a rural Tennessee twang.
Dixon was 22 when he, his brother and a friend, using a gun, kidnapped an 18-year-old woman and shackled her to a bed in a concrete-block cabin in a wooded area of Henry County, authorities told the Lawrence Journal-World.
The woman escaped three days later, and her attackers were captured shortly after that.
“It was an ugly case,” he said. “One of those things you’ll never live down.”
Dixon served most of his […]