Woman accused of shooting wildlife agent sentenced on separate charges

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The woman accused of attempting to kill Wildlife Agent Tyler Wheeler has been sentenced on separate charges in Ouachita Parish.

A judge sentenced Amethyst Baird Rathore to 20 years of hard labor.

Rathore pled guilty to possession of stolen goods and a meth charge. 

The defense says they will file an appeal.

In the meantime, Rathore’s attorney requested she be immediately moved to Morehouse Parish to move forward with her pending attempted murder case.
 

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