Craig Titus, Kelly Ryan sentenced in slaying of Melissa James
According to reports from the Las Vegas Review Journal, Craig Titus was sentenced today to serve 21 years to 55 years in prison for the December 2005 slaying of 28-year-old Melissa James. His wife, Kelly Ryan, was sentenced to six years to 26 years.
Ryan had pleaded guilty to arson and battery with a deadly weapon with substantial bodily harm. Titus had pleaded guilty to second-degree murder, first-degree kidnapping and and arson.
James was their live-in personal assistant.