Gilmer, TX (KETK) — On Wednseday, the Sixth Court of Appeals in Texarkana upheld an Upshur County jury's conviction and sentencing of 80 years in prison against a Gilmer man.
After a jury found Henderson, guilty, he chose to have Judge parish preside over the punishment phase of the trial. He was punished as an habitual offender where his range of prison time was between 25 and 99 years or life in prison.
Kevin Leray Henderson, 45, was sentenced to 80 years in prison for exposing his genitals to a child and appealed his case to a Court of Appeals in Texarkana.
The mother of the child says she saw Henderson show his genitals to her young daughter then quickly grabbed the child and drove to the Gilmer Police Department to report the incident.