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   A Belleville woman will spend 60 years in prison for her role in the 2011 kidnapping and murder of an 85 year old grandmother as she left a Collinsville bingo game.  

   That was the sentence handed down to 40 year old LaTosha Cunningham Tuesday.  Prosecutors call her the ringleader in the murder of Yoko Cullen.  

   Authorities say Cullen was forced into the trunk of her own car, beaten with a tire iron and then burned alive.  

   Last month, 21 year old DaQuan Barnes was sentenced to 60-years without parole for the killing.  

   A third suspect, 30 year old Demarcus Barnes was found mentally unfit to stand trial. 

 

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