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Attack over remote gets man 14 years in prison

Published: Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012 5:30 a.m. CDT

JOLIET – A 33-year-old Joliet man has been sentenced to 14 years in prison for a brutal attack on his elderly uncle.

Authorites said Exulam Holman gouged his uncle’s eyes with his thumbs over a missing TV remote control.

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