‘You’re not getting out of jail today!’ Judge jails Affluenza teen Ethan Couch, who killed four in drunk car crash, for TWO YEARS
Texas teenager Ethan Couch, who killed four people and injured nine in a drunk driving crash, will spend another two years in jail. Couch, who turned 19 on Monday, appeared before a judge as an adult on Wednesday to hear the new details of his probation. Judge Wayne Salvant did an about-face after he told Couch he was going to delay the decision about how long he would remain in jail. The bearded teen had cut a drawn, anxious figure as he was led into courtroom wearing a prison-issue red jumpsuit over a grey T-shirt. The sentence was greeted with visible satisfaction from family members of Couch’s victims (Hollie Boyles, top left, her daughter Shelby Boyles, top right, Brian Jennings, bottom left, and Breanna Mitchell, bottom right). Couch will now head straight back to the nearby Lon Evans Correctional Center – the maximum security lock-up. He has been languishing in solitary confinement for his own safety….