Wesley Earnest's Appeal Denied

Bedford Co., VA - Wesley Earnest's appeal has been denied by the Supreme Court of Virginia.

The former school administrator is serving life in prison for the 2007 murder of his estranged wife Jocelyn Earnest in Bedford County.

According to the Commonwealth's Attorney's office, Jocelyn's family is relieved by the news,

However, Wesley Earnest's attorney says he filed a motion Monday, asking the court to re-hear the case.