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Man pleads guilty to murder, sentenced to 20 years

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A man pleaded this week to a stabbing death in 2011 at the Country Hearth Inn Motel.

32-year-old Brandon Russell pleaded Wednesday to second-degree murder and was sentenced to 20 years.

A medical examiner's report revealed 36 stab wounds to Siler's body.

Under Tennessee law, Russell must serve 85 percent of the 20-year sentence before being considered for parole.

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