Summary of Offense:
Riley was convicted in January 2007 of capital murder for the January 10, 2005 shooting death of Scott Michael Kirtley, 38, during a robbery at Dandy's No. 2 Package Store on U.S. 72 in Florence. A Lauderdale Circuit Court jury deliberated for less than an hour before returning the guilty verdict. On March 20, 2007, Lauderdale Circuit Court Judge Mike Jones sentenced Riley to death.