Kansas man gets extra year in jail over illegal autopsies
December 21, 2022
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas man already serving a federal prison sentence for running an illegal autopsy scheme also has been sentenced to serve an additional year in jail on state criminal charges.
The Kansas attorney general's office announced Wednesday that Shawn Parcells, 43, was ordered by a state-court judge to serve his 12-month sentence in Wabaunsee County, west of Topeka, after he finishes a sentence of nearly six years in federal prison on a wire fraud charge.
Parcells is housed in the federal prison in Leavenworth, Kansas, after pleading guilty in May to the wire fraud charge....