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Man convicted in death of baby sentenced to 32 years

Published On: Mar 13 2013 04:24:21 PM CDT   Updated On: Mar 13 2013 04:37:46 PM CDT
Roderick Elam

Roderick Elam Jr. and Harmone'e Grant. File


A Fort Carson soldier who was found guilty of child abuse resulting in death was sentenced to 32 years in prison.

Roderick Elam Jr. was convicted of beating his 2-month-old daughter, Harmone'e Elam, to death in December 2011. 

Elam was assigned to the 4th Brigade Combat Team.  He faced a maximum sentence of 48 years.


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