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WATCH: 2 brothers lunge at man convicted of killing their mother

July 11, 2019 05:30 PM

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WFMJ) -- Dramatic courtroom footage shows two brothers in Ohio lunging at the man convicted of murdering their mother.

It happened earlier Thursday at a sentencing hearing for 62-year-old Dale Williams, who had previously pleaded guilty in the shooting death of Elizabeth Pledger-Stewart.

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Just as the victim's daughter was about to make a statement, her brothers leaped at Williams in an apparent attempt to attack him.

Police eventually tased one of the brothers before putting both men in handcuffs.

Williams was taken a nearby hospital to be checked out.

His sentencing hearing was postponed. He could face 23 years to life in prison.

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